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Creating an EU of freedom and equal rights for all (EMI)
22 June 2021, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
This European Movement International (EMI) panel event, with the kind sponsorship of METRO AG, will serve to promote dialogue and explore how to amplify the voice and enhance the protection of the LGBTIQ community across Europe and worldwide, and what role the EU, civil society and business can play.
First panel: How can we ensure the protection and equal rights for LGBTIQ people in Europe?
Silvan Agius, Cabinet Expert of Commissioner for Equality Helena Dalli, European Commission,
Patrycja Pogodzinska, Project Manager – Legal Research, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA),
Kim Van Sparrentak, Member of the European Parliament, Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
Second panel: Advancing equal treatment for the LGBTIQ community: pressing needs and best practices from civil society and business
Nikita Baranov, Executive Assistant to Chief Human Resources Officer & LGBT+ activist, METRO AG,
Annette Pampel, Senior P&C Consultant Diversity, Coca-Cola Europacific Partners
Björn van Roozendaal, Programmes Director, ILGA-Europe
Moderated by Petros Fassoulas, Secretary General, European Movement International
Registration, live stream and more details here.
The digital event is free to attend, but advanced registration via the link below is requested.