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Trade and Climate Change

  • Date: 17/11/2009, 11:00-13:00 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, 36 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels room 3D
  • Registration closes on : 12/11/2009 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 17/11/2009, 11:00-13:00 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, 36 Rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels room 3D
  • Registration closes on : 12/11/2009 12:00


The purpose of the meeting is to:

  • update civil society on the international climate change negotiations that are taking place under the UNFCCC
  • hear civil society's views and input on the link between trade and climate change and on how trade instruments can contribute to achieving climate change objectives

Key-note Speakers

Mr Paolo Caridi, Policy Officer, Climate Change Strategy and International Negotiation, Monitoring of EU Action Unit, DG Environment, European Commission
Mr Peter Czaga, Policy Officer, Sustainable Development and SPS Issues Unit, DG Trade, European Commission
Mr. Denis Dambois, Policy Officer - international aspects of intellectual property rights, Public Procurement and Intellectual Property Unit, DG Trade, European Commission


Chair

Mr Bartosz Cieleszynski, Policy Officer, Sustainable Development and SPS Issues Unit, DG Trade, European Commission

AGENDA


1. Presentations by DG Environment and DG Trade: 

  • Recent developments in the UNFCCC negotiations at the Bangkok and Barcelona negotiating sessions
  • Next steps and preparations for the Copenhagen climate change conference (07–18 December)
  • Trade policy related elements under discussion in the UNFCCC negotiations

2. Discussion

About travel expense.

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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Mr Sune Jin Christensen, Danske Slagterier, SA (Danish Bacon and Meat Council)
  • Mr. Simon Bergulf, Danish Shipowners Association
  • Ms Lena Brommer, World Fair Trade Organization
  • Ms Sandra Derocle, Comité Européen de Liaison des Commerces Agricoles et Agro-alimentaires
  • Ms Flora Dewar, European Dairy Association aisbl
  • Ms Catherine Entzminger, European Cocoa Association
  • Ms Anne Fitzpatrick, CEJA - Conseil Européen des Jeunes Agriculteurs
  • Ms Alison Graham, Irish Co-operative Organisation Society Ltd.
  • Mr Gustavo Hernandez, Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Mr Louis Hinzen, FoodDrinkEurope
  • Ms Lise Andreasen Høyer, Danish Dairy Board Brussels s.a.
  • Ms Tzonka Iotzova, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Mr Robert Jeekel, EUROMETAUX
  • Ms Inga Klawitter, CEJA - Conseil Européen des Jeunes Agriculteurs
  • Mr Dr. Christoph Klein, Bundesarbeitskammer Österreich
  • Ms Karin Mader, Landwirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Mr Marc Maes, Koepel van de Vlaamse Noord-Zuidbeweging - 11.11.11
  • Ms Sylvie Mamias, SACAR - Secrétariat des Associations du Commerce Agricole Réunies / Joint Secretariat of Agricultural Trade Associations
  • Ms Rozenn Marechal, European Vending Association
  • Mr Richard Mason, Euro Coop - European Community of Consumer Co-operatives
  • Ms Silvia Melegari, Federlegno-Arredo
  • Ms Christine Moser, SACAR - Secrétariat des Associations du Commerce Agricole Réunies / Joint Secretariat of Agricultural Trade Associations
  • Ms Anne Panneels, EUROPEAN TRADE UNION CONFEDERATION
  • Mr DaeYoung PARK, Korea Environmental Council in Europe - EEIG
  • Ms Evelyne Pichenot, European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Ms Katerina Trotska, EU Ukraine Business Council aisbl
  • Ms Karin Ulmer, ACT Alliance Advocacy to the European Union
  • Mr Bart Van Belleghem, EUROPEAN ASSOCIATION OF DAIRY TRADE
  • Mr Daniel Van Daele, Fédération Générale du Travail de Belgique
  • Ms Valerie Verrier-Diaconescu , American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union
  • Mrs Jo Vervecken, Fédération Générale du Travail de Belgique
  • Mr James Wilson, EU Ukraine Business Council aisbl
  • Ms Rosita Zilli, Euro Coop - European Community of Consumer Co-operatives