Wednesday, 24 February 2016

Today's livestream of important Landing Obligation meeting in Brussels

Go here for the livestream:

Agenda Participants: Member States, observers from the European Parliament, Advisory Councils, other stakeholders, Commission (DG Maritime Affairs and Fisheries) 

1. Arrival of the participants and Registration 09:00-09:30 

2. Introduction by Director General João Aguiar Machado 09:30-09:45 

3. State of play on the implementation of the landing obligation: lessons learnt (chair: Ernesto Penas Lado, Director, DG MARE) 09:45-10:45 Ian Gatt, Chair, Pelagic Advisory Council Pim Visser, Visned, President of EAPO Jeremy Percy, Executive Director, Life Platform 


4. Coffee break (10:45 11:15) 

5. Implementation of Landing obligation: next steps (chair: Ernesto Penas Lado, Director, DG MARE) 11:15-12:30 Erik Lindebo, Senior Consultant, Environmental Defence Fund, Oceans Programme Emiel Brouckaert, Rederscentrale, Sec. Gen. of EAPO Giampaolo Buonfiglio, Chair, Mediterranean Advisory Council


6. Conclusions (chair: Ernesto Penas Lado, Director, DG MARE) 12:30-13:00