Seminar - Youth under pressure - safeguarding youth civil society

14.45–15.00 - Opening Remarks

  • Pietro Barbieri, Vice-President of the Civil Society Organisations' Group of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Christelle Savall, Vice President of the Young European Federalists (JEF) 

15.00–15.30 - Sharing of realities - the perspectives and experiences of youth civil society across Europe 

  • European Youth Forum, Young European Federalists and invited youth organisations

15.30–16.15 - Institutional perspectives

  • Sergey Lagodinsky, Member of Parliament (Greens/EFA)
  • Alessia Valentino, Legal Officer, European Commission - Directorate-General for Justice and Consumers (DG JUST)
  • Christian Moos, Member of the EESC's Civil Society Organisations' Group and rapporteur for the EESC's upcoming opinion on the Defence of democracy package
  • Pia Slogar, Advisory Council on Youth of the Council of Europe

16.15–16.45 - Exchange among attendants and Q&A