Next 03 December, Jean Lambert (Greens/EFA) and Marian Harkin (ALDE) host a hearing with EU Semester Alliance on Strengthening the legitimacy of the European Semester to get smart, sustainable and inclusive growth - Giving a Voice to Civil Society proposals for Europe 2020.
This timely event will debate proposals for increasing the legitimacy of the European Semester and its effectiveness in delivering on Europe 2020 goals, particularly social and environmental targets, through strengthening civil society dialogue.
Invited: Commissioner Dombrovskis and Commissioner Thyssen, cross-party MEPs round table, cross-sectoral EU Alliance of civil society and trade unions engaging at national and EU levels.
The Semester Alliance is funded for 2014 under PROGRESS.
Members: Age Platform Europe, Caritas Europa, Housing Europe, Eurochild, Eurodiaconia, European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN), European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities (EASPD), European Environmental Bureau (EEB), European Federation of Food Banks (FEBA), European Federation of National Organisations working with the Homeless (FEANTSA), European Public Service Union (EPSU), European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC), European Women’s Lobby (EWL), Green Budget Europe, Platform for International Cooperation on Undocumented Migrants (PICUM), Social Platform.