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Hearing on the victims of terrorism

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02.03.2016 - 15:00
- 02.03.2016 - 18:30
Last Updated: 08.03.2016 - 11:41
JAN 6Q2 European Parliament, Brussels. Interpretation: ES, DE, EN, FR, IT
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Wednesday
15:00
Opening
Speakers
Teresa JIMÉNEZ-BECERRIL BARRIO, Welcome and introduction
Manfred WEBER, Chairman of the EPP Group in the European Parliament (EP), opening speech
15:15
Panel 1: Victims of terrorism – their testimonials
Moderated by Teresa JIMÉNEZ-BECERRIL BARRIO, Member of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the EP
Speakers
Ann VAN HINE, Victim and volunteer docent at the 9/11 Tribute Centre
Concepción MARTIN LOPEZ, Victim of the ETA and President of the Spanish Welfare Foundation for the Armed Forces and Civil Guard
Florencio DOMÍNGUEZ, Journalist and Director of the Centre for the Victims of Terrorism, Spain
Questions & Answers
16:30
Panel 2: Justice for victims of terrorism: What are the challenges?
Moderated by Roberta METSOLA, Member of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the EP
Speakers
Levent ALTAN, Executive Director of Victim Support Europe
Guillaume DENOIX de SAINT MARC, Victim and President of the French Association of Victims
Carlos ITURGAIZ, Member of the European Parliament
Questions & Answers
17:20
Panel 3: A European Directive for Victims of Terrorism?
Moderated by Agustín DIAZ DE MERA, Member of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs of the EP
Speakers
Rob WAINWRIGHT, Director of Europol
Oliver LUCKX, Head of Unit, Crisis Management & Terrorism, Directorate General for Home Affairs, European Commission
Daniel PORTERO, Victim and expert on victims’ rights
Questions & Answers
18:10
Concluding Remarks
Speakers
Francisco FONSECA MORILLO, Director for Criminal Justice, DG JUST, European Commission
Esteban GONZÁLEZ PONS, Vice President of the EPP Group and Head of the Spanish Delegation

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