9:00 – 9:45
Welcoming of the participants, Registration, coffee
9:45 – 9:55
Introduction to the event, objectives, background, and agenda. Presentation of the speakers
Ms. Marguerite Potard, Director of the Brussels office- European Scout Region.
9:55 – 10:00
Mr. Pavel Trantina, European Economic and Social Committee.
10:00 – 10:10
Keynote address, including the announcement of the 3 best practices awarded
Mr. Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the European Commission.
10:10 – 10:35
Presentation of the 3 best youth projects aimed at the inclusion of migrants and refugees. Presentation of best practices (projects focused on integrating refugees).
10:35 – 10:45
VP Katainen hands out the awards to the 3 best practices.
10:45 – 11:15
Interactive panel session
1 refugee or migrant who has been involved in one of the projects awarded,
UNHCR (tbc), Ms. Carina Autengruber (Vice president of the European Youth Forum),
DG EAC and DG Home (tbc)
Closing word and wrap up of the Event
Lunch and departures