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Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal Session on the human rights of migrants and refugee peoples

Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal Session on the human rights of migrants and refugee peoples

Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal

Session on the human rights of migrants and refugee peoples

 9 April 2019   9.00 to 13.00

 

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, BRUSSELS

ROOM ASP 1G2

 (Interpretation:  EN, FR, ES, DE, IT, NL, EL, SV)

09:00 – 09:45 Welcoming words and introduction 

– MEP Gabi Zimmer, President of GUE/NGL

– MEP Claude Moraes (S&D), Chair of the Comittee for Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs

– Jille Belisario, Transnational Migrant Platform-Europe

– Braulio Moro, France Amerique Latine (FAL)

– Simona Fraudatario, Gianni Tognoni, Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal

 

09:45 – 11:15 Report and perspectives of the PPT deliberations

The PPT Session on migrants and refugee people

– Philippe Texier, President of the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal

Legal strategies for Italian and European responsibility

– Antonello Ciervo, Chiara Favilli, Luca Masera (Asgi)

Policies of criminalisation, conscription and marginalisation

– Frances Webber, Human Rights lawyer and Vice-Chair of the Institute of Race Relations

Crimes of the system: a vacuum in international law

– Perfecto Andrés Ibáñez, member of the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal

Looking forward: concluding Declaration and comments by the panel of judges:

Bridget Anderson, Perfecto Andrés Ibáñez, Luciana Castellina, Mireille Fanon Mendes France, Franco Ippolito, Claire-Marie Lievens, Luis Moita, Patricia Orejudo, Philippe Texier

 

11:15 – 11:40 Citizens’ networks as example of “civil disobedience”

Moderator: MEP Ana Miranda (GREENS-EFA)

– Adham Darawsha, Councilor for CultureS and Democratic Participation, City of Palermo

– Miguel Roldan, fire fighter – case of criminalisation of solidarity.

11 :40- 12:40 Interventions of participant parliamentarians and social movements: Going Forward to political action

Moderators: Brid Brennan (TNI) and MEP Miguel Urbán (GUE/NGL)

12:40 – 13 :00 : Conclusions 

– Franco Ippolito, on the behalf of the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal

– Federico Pacheco, La Via Campesina

– MEP Marie-Christine Vergiat, member of the Subcommittee for Human Rights

More than 500 organisations have worked together in solidarity with the Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal

For more information please contact: paul-emile.dupret@europarl.europa.eu

 

Documents

Outcome of People’s Tribunal – English

Outcome of People’s Tribunal – Spanish

Outcome of People’s Tribunal – Italian