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DRAFT AGENDA of the meeting to be held on Thursday 28 January

9h30 - 13h, room G03, Agora


1. Welcome of new representatives

2. Opening of the meeting by Michel Aguilar, President of the Committee;
Change in the Vice-Chair of the Committee;
Activities by the Chair and Vice-Chairs since the last meeting in June 2015

3. New Year wishes and outlook for 2016

4. Intervention by Sabine Rohmann, Chair of the  Education and Culture Committee
Intervention by Anne-Marie Chavanon, Chair Democracy, Social Cohesion and Global Challenges Committee

5. Emerging technologies and Human Rights - outlook
Laurence Lwoff, Head of the Bioethics Unit, Secretary to the Bioethics Committee of the Council of Europe (DH-BIO)

6. Update on the work of the Steering Committee for Human Rights (CDDH)
Jean-Bernard Marie

7. Intervention by Bodil Høyer Damsgaard, International Association of Social Educators

8. Data protection
Loredana Tassone, European Bars Federation

9. The fight against racism and intolerance
Miléna Santerini, General Rapporteur on combating racism and intolerance, Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination of the Parliamentary Assembly and coordinator of the No Hate Parliamentary Alliance

10. Update on the working groups 

10. Adoption of the text of the Working Group Extreme Poverty and Human Rights

11. Side events in June 2016

12. Reminder of the Action Plan

13. Other business