A fair transition away from coal
Hosted by European Green Party
11 April | EU Parliament

Laurence Watson, Data Scientist, will be presenting the report he co-authored Lignite of the Living Dead at the European Parliament. Laurnce will prensent the key findings of the report on EU coal to open the event. There will then be a rountdtable discussing what regions need to do for a fair transition away from coal, and another presentation from Timon Wehnert, Wuppertal Institut..

Guest speakers:

  • Jean-François Caron, Mayor of Loos-en-Gohelle, France
  • Belén Soler, Region of Teruél, Spain
  • Grzegorz Trefon, Trade union representative, Poland
  • Oliver Krischer, Member of Parliament, Germany
  • Elefterios Ioannidis, Mayor of Kozani, Greece

Short reactions from the floor:

  • Montserrat Mr Roca, ETUC representative
  • Susann Scherbarth, Friends of the Earth Europe
  • Joanna Flisowska, Europe Beyond Coal Campaign, Poland

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