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TTIP, TPP, CETA, TiSA OR DEMOCRACY AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

17 November 2015 @ 9 h 00 min - 12 h 30 min

CONFERENCE – DEBATE

(Interpretation: FR, DE, IT, NL, EN, DA, EL, ES, PT, FI, SV, CS)

PROGRAMME

9:00: Introduction:

Gabi Zimmer, President of the GUE/NGL Group and Raoul-Marc Jennar, independent researcher

9:20: TTIP, TPP, CETA with the ISDS, What impact on our democracies ?

Moderated by MEPs Helmut Scholz and Anne-Marie Mineur,

– Gary Neil, Executive director of the Council of Canadians

– Celeste Drake, AFL-CIO (USA)

– John Hilary, Director of War on Want (UK)

Debate

10:40 Mega trade deals, What impact on the climate and on sustainable development goals ?

Moderated by MEPs Lola Sanchez and Eleonora Forenza

– Ruth Bergan, Co-ordinator of Trade Justice Movement (UK)

– Paul de Clerck, Friends of the Earth Europe (NL)

– Gopakumar Kappoori Legal advisor of Third World Network, India

Debate

12:10: Concluding remarks:

Amélie Canonne, President of AITEC and Matt Carthy, GUE/NGL MEP

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Details

Date:
17 November 2015
Time:
9 h 00 min - 12 h 30 min

Venue

European parliament
Belgium

Organizer

GUE/NGL
Website:
www.guengl.eu