23 March 2023 11:30 - 13:15
Advancing democracy, human rights and gender equality through NDICI-global europe
On 23 March 2023 from 11.30-13.15 CET, the Swedish Presidency of the Council of the EU, in cooperation with ECDPM, are organising a hybrid seminar to explore how Team Europe and key stakeholders, including civil society, can work better together to advance democracy, human rights and gender equality through NDICI-Global Europe and Team Europe Initiatives.
To attend the event RSVP to email@example.com by 20 March.
The seminar will take place at the Swedish Permanent Representation to the EU, 30 Square de Meeûs, Brussels and is both an in-person and an online event.
Welcoming remarks by the Swedish Permanent Representation to the EU
VTC Statement from Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Johan Forssell
11:50-13:15 Seminar Moderated by Alexei Jones, ECDPM
11:50-12:05 Introduction and framing of the discussion by ECDPM: Amandine Sabourin presenting the new ECDPM study 'More than targets: How the EU promotes democracy, human rights and gender equality through Global Europe and beyond'.
12:05-13:10 Panel discussion: effective implementation and the way forward - 5 min remarks per panellist to comment on the study.
Panel discussion and Q&A from audience:
How can the EU, civil society and other stakeholders contribute to ensuring that Democracy, Human Rights and Gender- priorities are implemented in line with the targets in Global Europe?
How to act better together to ensure that the Team Europe-initiatives effectively promote democracy, human rights and gender equality?
Panel: Chiara Adamo (DG INTPA), Rosie Ball (Kvinna till Kvinna), Ola Hällgren (Swedish Embassy Kampala), Marie Tempesta, (IPPF European Network).
Closing remarks (Swedish Permanent Representation to the EU)