Multilateral Investment Court: Investors’ obligations on human rights & the environment, Brussel - EU monitor

EU monitor
Zondag 15 december 2019
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Altiero Spinelli-gebouw (ASP) in Brussel
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European Parliament, ASP Building, Room 1G2

Date

16 Oct 18

Time

9:00

WATCH LIVE ONLINE: This event will be broadcast live on this page and a recording will be available afterwards.

Interpretation provided in: FR, DE, IT, NL, EN, DA, EL, ES, PT, FI, SV and CS

OPENING

9.00 - 9.10 Opening & Welcome by Gabi Zimmer / Anne-Marie Mineur

9.10 - 9.50 Presentation Study GUE/NGL on the MIC by Love Rönnelid &

Martti Koskenniemi

9.50 - 10.10 Q & A

(10.00 Press Conference in the European Parliament, Anna Politkovskaya Room ASP 0A050)

(Speakers include Love Rönnelid, Author of the report, Harvard University; Martti Koskenniemi, Professor of International Law, University of Helsinki; and

Anne-Marie Mineur, MEP, The Netherlands)

INVESTORS’ RIGHTS VS OBLIGATIONS (including access to justice for victims)

Chair:

10.10 - 10.15 Eleonora Forenza MEP

10.15 - 10.30 David Gaukrodger (OECD)

10.30 - 10.45 Roeline Knottnerus (SOMO)

10.45 - 11.00 Lise Johnson (Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment )

11.00 - 11.20 Q & A

11.20 - 11.30 Conclusion

IS A MIC THE ANSWER TOWARDS INVESTORS’ OBLIGATIONS

Do we need a MIC & what could be alternatives

11.30 - 11.35 Helmut Scholz MEP

11.35 - 11.50 DG Trade (Colin Brown)

11.50 - 12.05 Cecilia Olivet (TNI)

12.05 - 12.20 Q & A

12.20 - 12.40 Conclusion

CONCLUSIONS

12.40 - 12.50 Conclusions from speakers

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Europees Unitair Links/Noords Groen Links (GUE/NGL)

Deze fractie in het Europees Parlement bestaat hoofdzakelijk uit partijen met een (soms voormalige) communistische achtergrond, zoals de Duitse partij Die Linke, de Griekse en Tsjechische communisten. De Partij voor de Dieren i heeft zich namens Nederland aangesloten.

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