Another Europe is possible

Multilateral Investment Court: Investors’ obligations on human rights & the environment

Event date: 16 Oct 18

European Parliament, ASP Building, Room 1G2

Multilateral Investment Court: Investors’ obligations on human rights & the environment

Date

16 Oct 18

Time

9:00

WATCH LIVE ONLINE: This event will be broadcast live on this page and a recording will be available afterwards.

Interpretation provided in: FR, DE, IT, NL, EN, DA, EL, ES, PT, FI, SV and CS

OPENING 

9.00 - 9.10                 Opening & Welcome by Gabi Zimmer / Anne-Marie Mineur

9.10 - 9.50                 Presentation Study GUE/NGL on the MIC by Love Rönnelid & 

Martti Koskenniemi

9.50 - 10.10               Q & A

(10.00   Press Conference in the European Parliament, Anna Politkovskaya Room ASP 0A050)

(Speakers include Love Rönnelid, Author of the report, Harvard University; Martti Koskenniemi, Professor of International Law, University of Helsinki; and
Anne-Marie Mineur, MEP, The Netherlands)

INVESTORS’ RIGHTS VS OBLIGATIONS (including access to justice for victims)

Chair: 

10.10 - 10.15              Eleonora Forenza MEP

10.15 - 10.30              David Gaukrodger (OECD) 

10.30 - 10.45              Roeline Knottnerus (SOMO) 

10.45 - 11.00              Lise Johnson (Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment )

11.00 – 11.20             Q & A

11.20 - 11.30               Conclusion

IS A MIC THE ANSWER TOWARDS INVESTORS’ OBLIGATIONS 

Do we need a MIC & what could be alternatives

11.30 - 11.35              Helmut Scholz MEP

11.35 - 11.50              DG Trade (Colin Brown)

11.50 – 12.05             Cecilia Olivet (TNI)

12.05 - 12.20              Q & A

12.20 - 12.40              Conclusion      

CONCLUSIONS

12.40 - 12.50                 Conclusions from speakers

To register please follow the link http://www.opinio.europarl.europa.eu/opinio/s?s=1610A

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