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THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION: A COMMITMENT FOR DEMOCRACY

October 17 @ 14 h 30 min - 18 h 30 min

Topics discussed will include:

Public and private corruption in Europe

The things the EU can do to prevent corruption

 

PRESENTATION: GABY ZIMMER (GUE / NGL)

PALOMA LÓPEZ, MEP

ROUND TABLE 1

14: 45-16:15

Public and private corruption in Europe

The purpose of this roundtable would be to highlight the global dimension, at European level, of the issue of corruption: both in the public sphere and in the private sphere;

Speakers:

Verónica Grondona (chair)
Gianluca Exposito ( Executive Secretary GRACO-Council of Europe)
Juan Moreno (attorney for the civil prosecution in the Gurtel case (Spain));
Jacobo Dopico, (Professor Criminal Law University Carlos III Madrid)
ROUND TABLE 2

16:15-17:30

Civil society and the fight against corruption

The objective is to highlight the activity of civil society in the fight against corruption, with particular attention to the case of “informers”.

Speakers:

Chair (Woman)
Enrique de Santiago, (Lawyer, private prosecution in the Gurtel case)
Paco Segura, Ecologistas en Acción
(Transparency International Europe (Woman))
Carlos Enrique Bayo, Periodista Público

17:30-17:45

coffee break
ROUND TABLE 3

17: 45-18: 30

Things the EU can do to prevent corruption

The aim is to put the emphasis on the European dimension and the potential (or not) of the EU to fight against corruption

Martin Schirdewan(chair)
Paloma López (MEP)
Nikolaos Chountis (MEP)

 

For more information please contact: pedro.chavesgiraldos@europarl.europa.eu

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Date:
October 17
Time:
14 h 30 min - 18 h 30 min
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