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Communication on Trade, Growth and Development

  • Date: 07/02/2012, 14:30 - 16:00 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room AB-4B, 36, rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 02/02/2012 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 07/02/2012, 14:30 - 16:00 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room AB-4B, 36, rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 02/02/2012 12:00

Following the broad public consultation on a new Trade and Development Communication mid 2011, the Commission has set out its agenda for next years on European trade, investment and development actions, explaining how it can respond to developmental needs and situations of our developing trading partners and especially of least developed countries.

The purpose of the meeting is to present the "Communication on Trade, Growth and Development: Tailoring trade and investment policy for those countries most in need" and discuss how to engage with Civil Society on related issues.
 

Key-note Speaker
Commissioner Karel De Gucht, European Commission

Moderator
Mr Holger Standertskjold, Head of Information, Communication and Civil Society Unit, Directorate General for Trade

AGENDA
1. Trade, Growth and Development Communication
2. Open discussion

Related documents
Communication "Trade, Growth & Development: tailoring trade and investment policy for those countries most in need"
Staff Working Paper "Trade as a driver of development"
Meeting minutes
 

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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Mr Ulrich Ackermann, Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau e.V.
  • Mr Claudio Aderjahn, Verband der Chemischen Industrie e.V.
  • Mr Georgios Altintzis, International Trade Union Confederation
  • Mr. Hideaki Asada, Japan Machinery Center
  • Ms Léa Auffret, Bureau Européen de l'Agriculture Française
  • Mr Hafiz Aziz ur Rehman, Médecins Sans Frontières
  • Ms Ksenija Barysiene, Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers
  • Mr Erik Bergelin, Association des Constructeurs Européens d'Automobiles
  • Dr San Bilal, European Centre for Development Policy Management
  • Mr Xavier Bourgeois, AgriBrussels
  • Ms Sylviane Chapelle, European Patent Office
  • Mr Denny Cobianchi, The EU Vegetable Oil and Proteinmeal Industry
  • Ms. Caroline Davies, Confederation of British Industry
  • Mr. Tijmen de Vries, European Coffee Federation
  • Ms Egle Eimontaite, Freshfel Europe - the forum for the European fresh fruits and vegetables chain
  • Ms Catherine Entzminger, European Cocoa Association
  • Mr Hadelin Feront, IFAW Internationaler Tierschutz-Fonds gGmbH
  • Ms Simon Fleischmann, Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau e.V.
  • Mr. Jose Fonseca, Grupo Empresarios Agrarios (GEA)
  • Mr Louis-Nicolas Fortin, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations
  • Ms Mireia Garcia, Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International
  • Mr Gerfried Gruber , Landwirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Mr Bernd Gruner, Comité Européen de Liaison des Commerces Agricoles et Agro-alimentaires
  • Mr William Guyton, World Cocoa Foundation
  • Mr Gustavo Hernandez, Latin American Association of Development Organizations
  • Mr Louis Hinzen, FoodDrinkEurope
  • Ms Anne-Sophie Holvoet, Comité Européen de Liaison des Commerces Agricoles et Agro-alimentaires
  • Ms Thuy Quynh Nhu HUYNH, Association des Constructeurs Européens d'Automobiles
  • Ms Lise Andreasen Høyer, Danish Dairy Board Brussels s.a.
  • Ms Xenia Iwaszko, IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Mr Ralph Kamphöner, EuroCommerce
  • Ms Jodie Keane, Overseas Development Institute (funded)
  • Mr Pascal KERNEIS, EUROPEAN SERVICES FORUM
  • Mr Laszlo Labody, Confederation of European Community Cigarette Manufacturers
  • Ms Fanny Lajarthe, European Patent Office
  • Mr. Thomas Lazzeri, Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • Ms Franziska Lessmann, Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V.
  • Ms Joanne Liu, Médecins Sans Frontières
  • Ms Pauline Londeix, ACT UP-Paris
  • Mr Marc Maes, Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Mr Iagatti Matteo, International Confederation of European Beet Growers
  • Ms Constanza Negri-Biasutti, EUROCHAMBRES – Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • Mr Jürgen Noack, EuroCommerce
  • Mr Iyan Offor, Eurogroup for Animals
  • Mr Pekka PESONEN, European farmers
  • Mr Arnaud Petit, European farmers
  • Ms Marieke Poissonnier, Oxfam-Wereldwinkels vzw
  • Mr Sebastien Porter, Africa Europe Faith and Justice Network
  • Mr Zbigniew Roskwitalski, Gdynia Cotton Association
  • Mr Toni Sandell, ACT Alliance Advocacy to the European Union
  • Mrs Tetiana Shulga, European Business Association
  • Mrs Réka Szanto, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations
  • Ms. Kathleen Van Hove, European Centre for Development Policy Management
  • Mr Lars Vogt, Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry
  • Ms Marta Vojtova, EUROCHAMBRES – Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • Mr. Anthony Wise, EUROPEAN SERVICES FORUM
  • Mrs Mélanie Yammine, European Federation of Pharmaceutical Industries and Associations
  • Ms Rosita Zilli, Euro Coop - European Community of Consumer Co-operatives