Strasbourg, 18 January 2014

Meeting on the eradication of poverty and Human Rights: perspectives

Draft agenda

Monday, 27 January 2014
(14h30 – 16h00)
Strasbourg, Agora –room G.01

Evaluation of the Millenium Development Goals for people living in extreme poverty and the ensuing recommendations
By Xavier Godinot, research-action co-ordinator, International Movement ATD Quart Monde: presentation and discussion

Projects of the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH): Human Rights in times of crisis and Human Rights and businesses
By Jean-Bernard Marie, representative of the Conference of INGOs on the CDDH: information

17 October 2014 – organisation of an event on Article 30 of the European Social Charter (the right to protection against poverty and social exclusion)
By Maritchu Rall and Jean-Gabriel Prieur, in charge of the Working Group  Extreme Poverty and Human Rights : information and discussion

Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) and the FPIC Initiative: Free, Prior and Informed Consent of indigenous populations
By Francois Becker and Hugo Castelli, European Network Church on the Move : information and setting up of a working group

Moderator: Annelise Oeschger, Chair of the Human Rights Committee