Joint BUDG/CONT/LIBE hearing:
‘Assessing the flow of EU migration funding within the Union’
Venue: Brussels, European Parliament – Room József Antall 6Q2
Date: Wednesday 16 May 2018, 14.30 – 18.30
Lilian Tsourdi, member of the Odysseus Coordination Team, will participate to Panel 1: ‘From allocation to implementation: Assessing the objectives and implementation of migration and asylum expenditure within the Union’.
The panel will be co-chaired by Mr Gérard Deprez, Member of the BUDG Committee and Mr Claude Moraes, Chair of the LIBE Committee.
Objective: Assess the flow of migration-related expenditure from political priority-setting to budgetary allocation and implementation. Hear various stakeholders’ experiences and identify their challenges in implementing EU-funded activities on the ground.
– Mr Jozias Van Aartsen, Mayor of Amsterdam/ Coordinator of Partnership on Inclusion of Migrants and Refugees (Urban Agenda for the EU) (tbc)
– Mr Fabrice Leggeri, Executive Director, Frontex
– Mr Jean-Pierre Schembri, Head of Communication and Stakeholders Unit, EASPO
– Ms Josephine Liebl, ECRE
– Dr. Lilian Tsourdi, University of Oxford/ Odysseus Network