Event

EPP Group Hearing on 'Towards a simpler, more effective and more efficient CAP'

05.09.2012 - 15:00
- 05.09.2012 - 18:30
Last Updated: 22.01.2013 - 17:25
Room JAN 2Q2, European Parliament, Brussels

chaired by Albert Dess MEP, EPP Group Coordinator in the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Parliament

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Wednesday
15:00
Introductory remarks
Speakers
Marian-Jean MARINESCU, MEP, Chairman of Working Group "Budget and Structural Policies"
15:10
Address
Speakers
Dacian CIOLOȘ, European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development
15:25
THEME I: Direct payments to farmers under support schemes
Speakers
Mairead McGUINNESS, MEP, EPP Group Shadow Rapporteur for the Direct Payments Regulation
Dr Thia HENNESSY, Head of Agricultural Economics and Farm Surveys Department Teagasc, Ireland
CV
Marek ZAGÓRSKI, Chairman of the Board, The European Fund for the Development of Polish Villages, Poland
CV
Short debate
16:25
THEME II: Common organisation of the markets in agricultural products (Single CMO Regulation)
Speakers
Michel DANTIN, MEP, Rapporteur for the Single CMO Regulation
Thierry POUCH, Associate Researcher, University of Reims Champagne-Ardenne
CV
Professor Harald VON WITZKE, Department of International Agricultural Trade and Development, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
CV
Short debate
17:10
THEME III: European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development (EAFRD): support for rural development
Speakers
Elisabeth KÖSTINGER, MEP, EPP Group Shadow Rapporteur for the Rural Development Regulation
Johannes FANKHAUSER, Austrian Agricultural Chamber
CV
Short Debate
17:45
THEME IV: Common Agricultural Policy (CAP): financing, management and monitoring
Speakers
Giovanni LA VIA, MEP, Rapporteur for the Financing, Management and Monitoring Regulation
Michael COOPER, Executive Director of the UK Co-ordinating Body
CV
Short debate
18:20
Concluding remarks
Speakers
Albert DESS, MEP, EPP Group Coordinator in the Committee on Agriculture and Rural Development of the European Parliament

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