The European Civic Forum is bringing legislators, opinion-formers, civil rights activists and campaign groups together to share their experiences in defending democracy, the rule of law and human rights during the pandemic.
The second part of the event will see the presentation of the 2020 Civic Pride Awards.
New Europeans is a member of European Civic Forum.
The livestream for this event will be shared from the European Civic Forum FB Page
Interpretation will be available in English, French, Italian, Spanish and Polish.
To promote the event please use the hashtag #CivicPride.
3:00 PM. POLICY DEBATE
Welcome words Pietro BARTOLO, MEP (S&D, Italy)
Jean-Marc ROIRANT, European Civic Forum Co-president
Moderation Alexandrina NAJMOWICZ, European Civic Forum Director
Presentation Activizenship #5 | Stories from the Lockdown
Tere BADIA, Civil Society Europe / Culture Action Europe
Sandro GOZI, MEP (Renew, France)
Juan Fernando LOPEZ AGUILAR, MEP, LIBE Chair (S&D, Spain)
Joachim HERRMANN, Political advisor to Didier Reynders,
European Commissioner for Justice - TBC
4:15 PM. CIVIC PRIDE AWARDS
Moderation Raffaella BOLINI, ECF Co-President
Screening Civic Pride | Stories from the lockdown
We are fair, Czechia
Greek Forum of Refugees, Greece
Women on the Road Foundation, Poland
“Rising up” Cyclist protest, Slovenia
SEDOAC, the Active service domestic association, Spain
The Wheel, Ireland
Birgit VAN HOUT, Regional Representative for Europe, Office of UN High Commissioner for Refugees