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Civil Society Dialogue on EU-Mexico Sustainability Impact Assessment - Draft Inception Report

  • Date: 18/12/2017, 09:30-11:30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Albert Borschette Conference Centre, Room 0C, Rue Froissart 36, Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 13/12/2017 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 18/12/2017, 09:30-11:30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Albert Borschette Conference Centre, Room 0C, Rue Froissart 36, Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 13/12/2017 12:00

The EU and Mexico are currently negotiating the modernization of the Global EU-Mexico Agreement which includes a trade pillar. The negotiation started in June 2016, and the sixth round was held in Mexico during the last week of November 2017.

In line with its practice, the Commission hired a consultant for carrying out a Sustainability Impact Assessment of the trade part to provide inputs to the EU negotiators. LSE Enterprise has been selected for this study.

The purpose of this meeting is to present and discuss with civil society the draft inception report of the study.

Lead speakers

Mr Matthias Jorgensen, Head of the Latin America Unit, DG Trade, European Commission

Professor Jean-Baptiste Velut, Sorbonne Nouvelle University of Paris
Ms Daniela Baeza-Breinbauer, Project coordinator, LSE Consulting

Moderator

Ms Sandra Nebe, Civil Socity Coordination, DG Trade, European Commission
 

Agenda

1. Presentation of the Draft Inception Report for the SIA in support of the EU's negotiations with Mexico by LSE.
2. Open discussion with stakeholders.

We would be grateful if participants could arrive 30 minutes in advance. Please bring with you the confirmation emails received after registration and filling out the security clearance form for the meeting and an ID card. These will be requested by the security staff at the entrance of the Borschette Centre. You will receive an identification badge at the entrance of the meeting room.

 

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Organisations that have registered to participate in this meeting.

  • Participant from Association de l'Aviculture, de l'Industrie et du Commerce de Volailles dans les Pays de l'Union Europeenne asbl
  • Participant from Association des Constructeurs Européens d'Automobiles
  • Participant from Association nationale interprofessionnelle du bétail et des viandes
  • Participant from BREIZ EUROPE
  • Participant from Centre de Documentation, de Recherche et d'Information des Peuples Autochtones
  • Participant from Centre de Documentation, de Recherche et d'Information des Peuples Autochtones
  • Participant from COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Participant from COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Participant from Comité Européen des Entreprises Vins
  • Participant from Confédération des Syndicats Chrétiens
  • Participant from Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
  • Participant from Deutscher Industrie- und Handelskammertag e.V.
  • Participant from EU-LAT Network/Red EU-LAT
  • Participant from Eurometaux
  • Participant from European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Participant from European Liaison Committee for Agriculture and agri-food trade
  • Participant from European Potato Trade Association
  • Participant from European Public Health Alliance
  • Participant from European Sugar Refineries Association
  • Participant from European Sugar Refineries Association
  • Participant from FoodDrinkEurope
  • Participant from Freshfel Europe - the forum for the European fresh fruits and vegetables chain
  • Participant from Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung
  • Participant from FruitVegetablesEUROPE
  • Participant from GMB trade union
  • Participant from Greenpeace European Unit
  • Participant from ICMP, the global voice of music publishing
  • Participant from International Confederation of European Beet Growers
  • Participant from International Confederation of Inspection and Certification Organizations
  • Participant from Irish Co-operative Organisation Society Ltd.
  • Participant from Landwirtschaftskammer Österreich
  • Participant from Ridens
  • Participant from Stichting Fair Trade Advocacy Office
  • Participant from The European Steel Association
  • Participant from Trans-Atlantic Business Council
  • Participant from Transnational Institute
  • Participant from TUSIAD
  • Participant from Wirtschaftskammer Österreich