PARTNERSHIP FORUM 2018

Programme of the event


# EUPartnership18

MCE Conference & Business Centre, rue de l'Aqueduc 118, 1050, Brussels

25-26 June 2018

DRAFT AGENDA

MONDAY 25 JUNE 2018

08:30 – 10:00

REGISTRATION and FPA FAIR

An interactive session with FPAs showcasing and sharing their work through booths, posters and informal discussions, with coffee and tea served

10:00 – 11:00

OPENING

Director General Stefano Manservisi, Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development, European Commission, followed with Q&A

 

11:00 –13:00

SESSION 1: "AGENDA 2030: IMPLEMENTING AND LOCALISING THE SDGs"
followed with Q&A

Session 1 outlines

13:00 – 14:00

LUNCH BREAK 

14:00 – 16:00

SESSION 2: REFINING THE PARTNERSHIPS
followed with Q&A

Session 2 outline

16:00 – 16:30

COFFEE-BREAK

16:30 – 18:00

SESSION 3: "PUBLIC TRUST, TRANSPARENCY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ADDRESSING SEXUAL EXPLOITATION AND ABUSE CASES"
followed with Q&A

Session 3 outline

18:00 – 19:30

NETWORKING COCKTAIL, MANAGEMENT CENTRE TERRASSE

TUESDAY 26 JUNE 2018

08:00 – 09:00

REGISTRATION and FPA FAIR

Interactive session with FPAs showcasing and sharing their work through booths/posters and discussions, with coffee and tea served.

09:00 - 09:30

OPENING

Félix Fernández-Shaw, Director, International Cooperation and Development Policy, Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development, European Commission

Framework Partnership Agreement representatives will report on the first day

09:30 – 11:00

SESSION 1: "REALISING THE TRANSFORMATIONAL POTENTIAL OF THE 2030 AGENDA AND PROMOTING AN ENABLING ENVIRONMENT"
followed with Q&A

Session 1 outline

11:00 –11:30

COFFEE-BREAK

11:30 – 13:00

PARALLEL SESSIONS

SESSION 2
RESILIENCE
followed with Q&A

Session 2 outline

 

SESSION 3
THE NEW URBAN AGENDA
followed with Q&A

Session 3 outline

13:00 – 14:00

LUNCH-BREAK

14:00 – 15:30

PARALLEL SESSIONS

SESSION 4
CLIMATE ACTION: Policy Coherence on the climate agenda
followed with Q&A

Session 4 outline

   

SESSION 5
PEACE, SECURITY AND DEVELOPMENT: Partnership for Peace
followed with Q&A

Session 5 outline

 

SESSION 6
RESHAPING DECENTRALISED DEVELOPMENT CO-OPERATION: The key role of Cities and Regions for the Agenda 2030

followed with Q&A

Session 6 outline

15:30 – 16:00

COFFEE-BREAK 

16:00 – 16:30

WRAP UP AND CONCLUSION OF THE FORUM 

  • Rosario Bento Pais, Head of Unit, Civil Society, Foundations,  Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development, European Commission 
  • Paolo Ciccarelli, Head of Unit, Local Authorities, Cities, Infrastructure, Digitalisation,  Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development, European Commission
  • Rapporteurs from Tuesday's parallel sessions

16:30 – 17:00

CLOSURE
Neven Mimica
Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, European Commission

Signature of two new Framework Partnership Agreements with

  • The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), represented by Mamadou Diallo, Deputy General Secretary
  • The International Organisation of Employers (IOE), represented by Roberto Suárez Santos, Acting Secretary-General 

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