12 june 2019

10.30 - 13.00 Opening session

Chaired by Conny Reuter, Liaison Group co-chair (Solidar)

  • Welcome by Luca Jahier, EESC President
  • Michael O'Flaherty, Director of the Fundamental Rights Agency
  • From citizens' movements to real dialogue. Where do we go from here?
    A panel discussion with:
    • Katarzyna Morton, Committee for the defense of democracy (KOD)  (Poland)
    • Priscillia Ludosky, Initiator of an online petition against fuel tax  (France)
    • Stefan Krischer, Fridays for Future (Germany)
  • Debate with the audience

13.00 - 14.30 Lunch buffet

14.30 - 17.30 First round of 3 workshops in parallel

13 june 2019

9.30 - 13.00 Second round of 3 workshops in parallel

13.00 - 14.30 Lunch buffet

14.30 - 16.30 Closing session

  • Panel discussion with representatives of organised civil society, moderated by Sibian Ionut, EESC member:
    • Marylise Léon, French Democratic Confederation of Labour (CFDT)
    • Deirdre de Burca, member of SDG Watch Steering Group
    • Citizen K, Renovation of democracy & Smart Citizenship: DEMOCRACY 4.0
    • Valeria Ronzitti, General Secretary, European Centre of Enterprises with Public Participation and of Enterprises of General Economic Interest (CEEP)
  • Debate with the audience
  • Presentations of the conclusions of the six workshops
  • Closing remarks by Jeremy Wates, Secretary General of European Environmental Bureau, member of the Liaison Group