Events

Guarantee our future

“Guarantee Our Future” – a forum for discussion on youth unemployment and the ‘Youth Guarantee’

Friday June 7th, Cavan Crystal Hotel, Cavan Town.
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9.30am Registration

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.

11.30am Break

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.