“Guarantee Our Future” – a forum for discussion on youth unemployment and the ‘Youth Guarantee’
Friday June 7th, Cavan Crystal Hotel, Cavan Town.
10.00am Welcome – Caoimhghin O’Caolain TD for Cavan Monaghan
10.10am Opening address – Martina Anderson MEP.
10.25am – A Youth Guarantee for the EU.
Catherine Blair (European Commission, DG EMPL)
Ines Zuber MEP (Portuguese Communist Party & member of the European Parliament’s Employment & Social Affairs Committee);
Valerie Duffy, European Youth Forum;
Stefan Lindborg, President, ‘Ung Vanster’ (Young Left), Sweden.
Followed by Q&A. Chair – Megan Fearon MLA.
11.45am – The situation in Ireland, north and south.
- James Doorley, National Youth Council of Ireland;
- Chris Quinn, “NI” Youth Forum;
- Adrianne Peltz, President NUS/USI ;
- Senator Kathryn Reilly;
- Followed by Q&A. Chair – Phil Flanagan MLA.
12.45pm Closing remarks – Barry McElduff MLA
1pm Lunch served.