Together Event: The Europe of tomorrow; it's left

 

Together Europe event: The Europe of tomorrow; it's left. Let’s protect our planet, our water and our air; for everyone’s wellbeing!

Programme

18.00        Welcome and Registration

19.00        Presentation of the « TOGETHER » video and introduction by the Moderator

19.10        Opening by Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris, Udo Bullmann, Member of the European Parliament, President of the S&D Group in the European Parliament,  Sergei Stanishev, Member of the European Parliament, PES President – S&D and Olivier Faure, Leader of PS France

19.30        Inspirational speech by Pedro Sánchez, Prime Minister of Spain

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19.45        I. Panel: Making our cities places where it is good to live

Moderated by Kathleen Van Brempt, Member of the European Parliament, Vice President of the S&D Group in the European Parliament

with the invited Mayors of:

·  Paris – Anne Hidalgo

·  Le Mans – Stéphane Le Foll

·  Coulaines – Christophe Rouillon, First Vice-President of the Socialist Group in the European Committee of the Regions

·  Gent – Daniël Termont, President of Eurocities

Discussant: Jinnih Beels, Mayor candidate for Antwerp

Followed by questions & answers session from the audience and via social media

Panel feedback by Christine Revault d’Allonnes-Bonnefoy, Member of the European Parliament, Head of the French Socialist delegation in the European Parliament

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20.40        Address by Paul Magnette, Mayor of Charleroi (BE), former Prime-Minister of Wallonia – Belgium

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“Climate Refugees” : Performance by ACHILLE (Poetic Rap)

Introducion by Sylvie Guillaume, Vice-President of the European Parliament

20.55         Address by Pierre Moscovici, European Commissioner for Economic and Monetary affairs, Taxation and Customs

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21.05        II. Panel:  “Tomorrow’s jobs for a greener economy”

Moderated by Eric Andrieu, Member of the European Parliament, Vice-President of the S&D Group

·  William Todts, Executive Director, Transport & Environment

·  Guillaume Duval, Journalist

·  Thiebaut Weber, Confederal Secretary, ETUC

Followed by questions & answers session from the audience and via social media

Panel feedback by Emmanuel Maurel, Member of the European Parliament

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22.00        Presentation of the «TOGETHER» Ambassadors by Ambassadors Alba Vazquez Lopez, David Rausch and Jovana Majstorovic, Vice-president of the Young European Socialists

22.10        Adoption of the Statement and Conclusions by Udo Bullmann, Member of the European Parliament, President of the S&D Group in the European Parliament & Olivier Faure, Leader of PS France

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22.30        Reception

Interpretation: FR+EN+ES