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Empowering the regional dimension and minority rights in the new member states: EFA Conference

Event
Public conference
Date
1 July 2015 from 15:00 to 18:30
Place
European Parliament - Room PHS01C47
60 rue Wiertz - 1047 Brussels
01.07.2015
Event

  • REGISTRATION CLOSED

CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

15:00

Opening address
JM Terricabras
, EFA Group President

15:10-16:30

I. Regionalisation and territorial autonomy
Chair: Tamás Meszerics, MEP

Speakers:

  • Istria (Croatia) - Mr Ivan Jakovcic, MEP
  • Silesia (Poland) - Mr Jerzy Gorzelik, regional councillor
  • Transylvania (Romania) - Mr Zsolt Szilagyi, President Hungarian People's Party of Transylvania

Debate

16:30-18:00

II. Minority rights and cultural autonomy

Chair: Tatjana Zdanoka, MEP

Speakers:

  • Estonia - Mrs Yana Toom, MEP
  • Latvia - Mr Aleksandrs Kuzmins, co-chairperson of the Latvian Human Rights Committee (FIDH)
  • Bulgaria - Mr Ihan Kyuchyuk, MEP

Debate

18:00

Conclusion

More information:

José-Luis Linazasoro

EFA Secretary General and Greens/EFA Group Deputy Secretary General
Tel. Brussels +32-2-2843040
Fax Brussels +32-2-2841771
Tel. Strasbourg +33-3-88174033
Fax Strasbourg +33-3-88179048