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549th plenary session of the European Economic and Social Committee, Brussel

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datum 23 januari 2020 09:00 - 13:00
plaats Brussel, België
locatie Karel de Grote (CHAR) Toon locatie
zaal Gaspieri zaal
organisatie Europees Economisch en Sociaal Comité (EESC)

OJ session plenière janvier 2020

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PLENARY SESSION

January 2020

Agenda

 

Plenary session No

549

Date

22-23/01/2020

Venue

Charlemagne Building (European Commission)

Room

GASP

First day of plenary session

22/01/2020, 2.30 p.m.

Second day of plenary session

23/01/2020, 9.30 a.m.

Wednesday, 22 January

  • Debate on The priorities of the Croatian Presidency of the EU, with Gordan Grlić Radman, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Republic of Croatia, at 3 p.m.
  • Farewell ceremony for UK members and delegates at 4 p.m. with:
  • Tom Jenkins, former president of the European Economic and Social Committee
  • Madeleina Kay, activist

Thursday, 23 January

  • Presentation of the European Citizens' Initiative End the Cage Age, with Olga Kikou, European Affairs Manager for Compassion in World Farming, at 9.30 a.m.
  • Debate on the theme From COP25 to European Green Deal at 10.45 a.m. with:
  • Virginijus Sinkevičius, Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries
  • Ovais Sarmad, Deputy Executive Secretary of UNFCCC
  • Enrico Giovannini, spokesperson for the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development (ASviS)
  • Semia Cherif, Coordinating Lead Author for the MedECC, Tunisia

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Please remember to sign the attendance list at the entrance to the meeting room.

Final version of the agenda, approved by the Bureau on 21 January.

This meeting will be recorded following the procedure set out in Decision No 206/17A. Privacy statement

Latest update: 21/01/2020 10:00

Wednesday 22 January 2020

 

10 a.m.

Group I

Room JDE 52

     

9.30 a.m.

Group II

Room A1G-2

     

10 a.m.

Group III

Room JDE 62

     

2.30 p.m.

OPENING OF THE PLENARY SESSION

GASP

(Charlemagne Building)

     
   

Presence of a quorum

     
   

Adoption of the draft agenda

     
   

Approval of the minutes of the 548th plenary session, held on 11 and 12 December 2019

 
   

Statement by the president

     

3 p.m.

 

Debate on The priorities of the Croatian Presidency of the EU, with Gordan Grlić Radman, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Republic of Croatia

  • Introduction by Luca Jahier, President of the European Economic and Social Committee
  • Statement by Gordan Grlić Radman
  • General debate - statements by the Group presidents/members on behalf of the Groups
  • Response by Gordan Grlić Radman
  • Conclusions by Luca Jahier
 
     
 

4 p.m.

 

Farewell ceremony for UK members and delegates*

  • Introduction by Luca Jahier, President of the European Economic and Social Committee
  • Statement by Tom Jenkins, former president of the European Economic and Social Committee
  • Statement by Jacek Krawczyk, president of Group I
  • Statement by Oliver Röpke, president of Group II
  • Statement by Arno Metzler, president of Group III
  • Statement by Madeleina Kay, activist
  • Statement by the longest serving UK member, Rose D'Sa (UK-III)
  • Statement by one UK member from each Group
  • "Catch the eye" debate
  • Conclusions from Stefano Mallia (MT-I), president of the Brexit Follow-up Group
  • Award of commemorative medals and certificates to UK members and delegates
  • Video presentation
 
   
  • In the presence of members of the UK Permanent Representation
     
     

± 5.30 p.m.

 

ADJOURNMENT

     
   

After the adjournment of the meeting, a farewell drink in honour

of the UK members and delegates will be held in the foyer,

in front of the meeting room.

     
 

Thursday 23 January 2020

     

9.30 a.m.

 

RESUMPTION

 
     

9.30 a.m.

 

Presentation of the European Citizens' Initiative End the Cage Age, with Olga Kikou, European Affairs Manager for Compassion in World Farming

  • Introduction by Luca Jahier, President of the European Economic and Social Committee
  • Statement by Olga Kikou
  • General debate - statements by the Group presidents/members on behalf of the Groups
  • Conclusions by Luca Jahier
 
     
   

COMMITTEE OPINIONS TO BE DEBATED

     
   

NAT/781

Eastern Baltic cod

Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Regulation (EU) 2016/1139 as regards the introduction of capacity limits for Eastern Baltic cod, data collection and control measures in the Baltic Sea, and Regulation (EU) No 508/2014 as regards permanent cessation for fleets fishing for Eastern Baltic cod

COM(2019) 564 -2019/0246 COD

EESC-2019-05779-00-00-PAC-TRA

Rapporteur-general: Gerardo Larghi (IT-II)

     

10.45 a.m.

 

Debate on the theme From COP25 to European Green Deal

  • Introduction by Luca Jahier, President of the European Economic and Social Committee
  • Statement by Peter Schmidt (DE-II), president of the EESC's Sustainable Development Observatory
  • Statement by Virginijus Sinkevicius, European Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries
  • Statement by Ovais Sarmad, Deputy Executive Secretary of UNFCCC
  • Statement by Enrico Giovannini, spokesperson for the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development (ASviS)
  • Statement by Semia Cherif, Coordinating Lead Author for the MedECC, Tunisia
  • General debate - statements by the Group presidents/members on behalf of the Groups
  • Responses by the speakers
  • Conclusions by Luca Jahier
 
     
   

NAT/765

The sustainable economy we need (own-initiative opinion)

EESC-2019-02316-00-00-AS-TRA

Rapporteur: Peter Schmidt (DE-II)

     
   

Any other business

     
   

Date of the next plenary session

     

± 1 p.m.

 

END OF THE PLENARY SESSION

 
     

All documents are available on the Members' Portal.

 
 

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