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Invitation to civil society: EU-Colombia-Peru Trade Agreement - 08/12/2016

Sustainable development Brussels, 21 November 2016

Spanish version

European Union, Colombian and Peruvian officials from the Trade and Sustainable Development Sub-Committee under the EU-Colombia-Peru trade agreement will debrief civil society representatives on the outcome of their meeting and matters related to implementation of the Title on Trade and Sustainable Development of the agreement, covering in particular labour and environment issues related to trade.

The meeting will take place in Brussels and will be followed by a drinks reception. English-Spanish interpretation will be available.

In order to facilitate interaction with civil society representatives outside Brussels, in particular in Colombia and Peru, it will be possible to view the meeting via the internet and questions or comments can be submitted in English or Spanish on the day of the meeting. While every effort will be made to bring the questions or comments to the attention of the meeting we cannot guarantee this due to time constraints.

If you wish to attend the meeting in Brussels please e-mail TRADE-TSD@ec.europa.eu with your name and affiliation and "EU-Colombia-Peru" in the heading of the message. You will then be asked to provide some identification details to allow access to the meeting room. For security reasons, prior registration is essential by the 5th of December.. For security reasons, prior registration is essential by the 5th of December.

Practical information

Where: Jean Rey room, Berlaymont building, 200 Rue de la Loi, Brussels (nearest metro: Schuman) When: Thursday 8th December 2016, from 14.30 to 17.00 (= 08.30-11.00 in Colombia and Peru) Interpretation: English-Spanish Webcast: will be available during the meeting through this link