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Trade SIA for the EU-Mercosur Association Agreement

  • Date: 15/07/2008, 15.00-16.30 (Registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room 3C, 36 rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 10/07/2008 12:00

Meeting details

  • Date: 15/07/2008, 15.00-16.30 (registration closed)
  • Location: Centre Albert Borschette, room 3C, 36 rue Froissart, 1040 Brussels
  • Registration closes on : 10/07/2008 12:00

Lead participant: Mr Philipp Dupuis, Deputy Head of Trade Relations with the Americas Unit, Directorate-General for External Trade
 
Moderator: Mr Ulrich Weigl, Deputy Head of Unit, Sustainable Development and SPS Issues, Directorate-General for External Trade
 
The subject of this meeting will be the draft midterm reports of the Trade Sustainability Impact Assessment SIA) of the EU-Mercosur Association Agreement. This will include a final overview of the Trade SIA EU-Mercosur Association Agreement and two sectoral studies: trade facilitation and financial services.

The consultants carrying out this study represent an international consortium led by the University of Manchester.  During this meeting representatives of the consultants will present the draft midterm reports and respond to questions and comments with a view to the elaboration of the draft final report. 
 
Agenda:
 
1. Presentation of the Trade SIA draft midterm reports by the international consortium led by the University of Manchester

2. Open discussion


Further information on this study can also be found here.

The draft midterm report is available here.
 
Comments and questions on the draft midterm report can be sent here.

Practical details: There will be a reception desk at the entrance of the meeting room where you will receive your badge allowing access to the meeting. Please bring along your confirmation for admission. There will be no admission to the room after the start of the meeting. Please also note there will be no interpretation available in this meeting

Travel expenses will be reimbursed according to the guidelines here.

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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 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 des Constructeurs Européens d'Automobiles
  • Participant from Bundesarbeitskammer Österreich
  • Participant from Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie e.V.
  • Participant from Center for European Policy Studies
  • Participant from COMITE EUROPEEN des FABRICANTS de SUCRE
  • Participant from Comité Européen de Liaison des Commerces Agricoles et Agro-alimentaires
  • Participant from economiesuisse
  • Participant from EuroCommerce
  • Participant from European Dairy Association aisbl
  • Participant from European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Participant from European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Participant from European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
  • Participant from FoodDrinkEurope
  • Participant from Freshfel Europe - the forum for the European fresh fruits and vegetables chain
  • Participant from Friends of the Earth Europe
  • Participant from IFPI Representing recording industry worldwide
  • Participant from Industrial Ethanol Association
  • Participant from International Trade Union Confederation
  • Participant from Latin American Association of Development Organizations
  • Participant from Latin American Association of Development Organizations
  • Participant from Long Distant Waters Regional Advisory Council (funded) NO SHOW
  • Participant from National Farmers' Union
  • Participant from SOCIETAT CATALANA D' ECONOMIA
  • Participant from Spanish Food and Drink Federation, Brussels Delegation
  • Participant from The EU Vegetable Oil and Proteinmeal Industry
  • Participant from Weltwirtschaft, Ökologie & Entwicklung e.V. (WEED)