Time: 9.30 – 12.00hrs
Venue: Old University, St Paul Street, Valletta
Aditus Foundation, Integra Foundation and Jesuit Refugee Service (JRS) Malta, in collaboration with the International Catholic Migration Commission (ICMC) Europe and the Migration and Development civil society (MADE) network in Africa, invite you to attend the civil society event on the Valletta Summit.
Leading African and European civil society organisations will express their views and recommendations on issues to be discussed at the Summit.
The event is being organized with the support of the Open Society Foundations.
Maria Pisani, Integra Foundation
09:40 Refugee testimony
10:00 Tackling the root causes of migration
Sarah Tesorieri, Oxfam International
10:20 Beyond the root causes: development aid and human rights – the case of Eritrea
Elsa Chyrum, Human Rights Concern Eritrea
10:40 No more deaths: Safe and legal access to protection
Matteo de Bellis, Amnesty International
11:00 Outcomes and recommendations from NGO consultations
Odile Faye, President of the Steering Committee, Migration and Development (MADE) civil society network in Africa
11:20 Concluding remarks
Katrine Camilleri, JRS Malta
11:30 Meet the press