Hybrid Public hearing on "Measures to improve mental health"

EESC, Rue Belliard 99, B-1040 Brussels - JDE 60 and Interactio - Tuesday, 11 April 2023 from 09:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

09.00 a.m. - 09.30 a.m. | Testing connections

09.30 a.m. - 09.35 a.m. | Opening and Introduction

09.35 a.m. - 09.45 a.m. | Presentation of the request

  • Pilar Aparicio, Director General of Public Health, Spanish Health Ministry, on behalf of the future EU Spanish presidency

09.45 a.m. - 11.00 a.m. | Panel I - Representatives from Institutions

Moderator: Michalis Antoniou, member of the study group, EESC

  • Stefan Schreck, DG SANTE, European Commission
  • Soraya Rodriquez Ramos, Mental Health Coalition, European Parliament
  • Ledia Lazeri, Europe Regional Advisor for Mental Health, World Health Organisation (WHO)

Questions & Answers

11.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m. | Panel II - Representatives from Civil Society and Social Partners

Moderator: Diego Dutto, member of the study group, EESC

  • Adam Rogalewski, Policy Officer, European Public Services Union (EPSU)
  • Valeria Ronzitti, Secretary General, SGI Europe
  • Laura Marchetti, Policy Manager, Mental Health Europe

Questions & Answers

12.00 p.m. - 12.15 p.m. | Conclusions

  • Milena Angelova, rapporteur of the EESC opinion and Ivan Kokalov, co-rapporteur

12.15 p.m. - 12.30 p.m. | Closing remarks

  • Laurentiu Plosceanu, President of the Section for Employment, Social Affairs and Citizenship, EESC

Interpretation requested from English, Italian, Spanish, Hungarian, Lithuanian and Bulgarian into English, Spanish, Lithuanian and Bulgarian (tbc)


2023-04-11_SOC760 _Measures to improve mental health_Agenda