Non-Governmental Organisations

    SUMMER SESSION

    EUROPE AND GLOBAL CHALLENGES
    TRANSVERSAL GROUP
    CONF/TG/GLO(2010)OJ3

    Strasbourg, 5 June 2010

    AGENDA
    Tuesday 22 June 2010, 2.30 – 6 pm
    Room 2 ,Palais de l’Europe

    1. Agenda: for adoption

    2. Report of the meeting of 26 April 2010 [CONF/TG/GLO(2010)SYN2]: for adoption

    3. Council of Europe / European Union relations after the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty

      Claude Laurent Genty

    4. Presentation of the NGO: “LEEKET BI”

      - Combating rural depopulation in Africa by fostering the development of villages;
      - Promoting education, agriculture and economic activity
      by Gilles Degois, Administrator

    5. Presentation of the NGO : Initiatives of Change International:

      - involvement in Africa;
      - mediation, listening, training in ethical leadership.
      by Frédéric Chavanne

6. Progress of joint work with the Human Rights Committee of the Conference of INGOs on the theme “Migrants and human rights”.

      Gabriel Nissim, Chair of the Human Rights Committee
      Anne Sforza, Vice-Chair of the Europe and Global Challenges Transversal Group, head of the working group on global challenges
      Zolena Pragkasti
      Marie-José Schmitt, European Action for the Disabled (AEH) and Maritchu Rall, International Association of Charities (AIC)

7. The North-South Centre in Lisbon

      Michel Julien, member of the North-South Centre’s Executive Council
      Euromed
      Sophie Dimitroulias, head of the working group “North-South, the challenges”

8. Follow-up to the European meetings on social and educational innovations, support to parents and the fight against exclusion

    Setting up of a sub-working group on “child welfare”
    Anna Rurka

    9. Other business