European Parliament Information Office in Lithuania invites to follow together the European Ombudsman, P. Nikiforos Diamandouros event "It's our Europe: Let's get active!" and join the debate on Twitter.
When: Tuesday, April 23, starting at 10:30, ending at 13:30.
Where: European Parliament Information Office, Gedimino av. 16 (entrance from Vilnius str.), Vilnius
Registration: please register before Thursday the 18th of April (17h00) by sending an email [email protected]
Contact person: Edita Ramasauskaite, [email protected]
"It's our Europe: Let's get active!"
Interactive event, organised by the European Ombudsman Nikiforos Diamandouros
23 April 2013, 10.30-13.30 (LT time), European Parliament, Brussels
The European Ombudsman, P. Nikiforos Diamandouros, is organising this event to help focus on European citizens and how they can concretely contribute to shaping the European Union, either by using the European Citizens' Initiative (ECI), by turning to the European Ombudsman, or by mobilising large groups of citizens to carry out grassroots initiatives.
The Ombudsman will be joined by the following top-level EU political figures to listen to, and engage with, European citizens:
President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz,
Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the European Commission
Maroš Šefčovič, Vice-President of the European Commission
The programme will focus on two major themes:
10.30-12.00 Help solve the economic crisis
Alessandra Mirabile, Fraternité 2020 ECI
Bernadette McNally, the Irish Ombudsman's experience
Didier Caluwaerts, G1000 Belgian citizens' movement
12.00-13.30 Build a clean and healthy Europe
Anne-Marie Perret, Right to Water ECI
Peter C. Gøtzsche, Campaigner for medical data transparency
Rainer Nõlvak, Let's do it! World Cleanup
Please feel free to share this invitation with anyone who might be interested.