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Speakers

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Please find below speeches and presentations from the conference

Roberta Angellili

ROBERTA ANGELILLI
Vice-President of the European Parliament
[bio]

Kate Blewett KATE BLEWETT
Journalist, founder of TBACT - the Campaign for Bulgaria's Abandoned Children
[bio]
Bernard Boeton

BERNARD BOETON
Terre des Hommes
[bio]

Ilze Brands-Kehris ILZE BRANDS KEHRIS
Chairperson of the Management Board, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA) [bio] [speech]
Aurel Ciobanu Dordea

AUREL CIOBANU-DORDEA
Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, European Commission
[bio]

Maud De Boer-Buquicchio MAUD DE BOER-BUQUICCHIO
Deputy Secretary General, Council of Europe
[bio] [speech]
Stefaan de Clerck

STEFAAN DE CLERCK
Minister of Justice, Belgium
[bio] [speech]

Bernard de Vos BERNARD DE VOS
General Delegate of the French Community for the Rights of the Child, Belgium
[bio]
Kinga Gal

KINGA GÁL
Vice-Chair of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, European Parliament
[bio]

Hilde F. Johnson HILDE F. JOHNSON
Deputy Executive Director, UNICEF
[bio] [speech]
Morten Kjaerum

MORTEN KJAERUM
Director, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)
[bio] [speech]

Yanghee Lee YANGHEE LEE
Chair of the Committee on the Rights of the Child, United Nations
[bio] [speech]
Micaela Navarro Garzon

MICAELA NAVARRO GARZON
Councillor for Equality and Social Welfare, Regional Government of Andalusia, Spain
[bio]

Imre Nyitrai IMRE NYITRAI
Deputy State Secretary, Ministry of National Resources, Hungary
[bio]
Ann Power

ANN POWER
Judge, European Court of Human Rights
[bio]

Viviane Reding VIVIANE REDING
Vice-President of the European Commission, responsible for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship
[bio] [speech]

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Other Speakers

  • Arnoldas Abramavicius, Member of the European Union Committee of the Regions and Mayor of Zarasai District Municipality, Lithuania
  • Peter Adriaenssens, child psychiatrist, director of the Confidentiality Centre Leuven, Belgium
  • Malin Ekman Aldén, Deputy Director, Division for social services, Ministry of Health and Social Affairs, governmental focal point on the Convention on the Rights of Person with Disabilities (CRPD), Sweden [PRESENTATION]
  • Alexandros Anastasiou, Head of Social Service, Council of Refugees, Greece [PRESENTATION]
  • Nicole Cochet, Magistrate. Vice-Chair of the European Committee on Legal Cooperation (CDCJ) - Council of Europe Observer at the Ad hoc Committee on  preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (CAHVIO), France [PRESENTATION]
  • Sarah D’Hondt, President, the National Commission for Children’s Rights, Belgium
  • Liedewij de Ruijter de Wildt, legal advisor, Nidos foundation, The Netherlands [PRESENTATION]
  • Jozef de Witte, Director of Center for Equal Opportunities and Opposition to Racism, Belgium.
  • Ioannis Dimitrakopoulos, Head of Department Equality and Citizen’s Rights, FRA [PRESENTATION]
  • Ambassador Irma Ertman, Permanent Representative of Finland to the Council of Europe Thematic coordination on Children, Council of Europe, Committee of Ministers.
  • Ruth Farrugia, Advocate and Senior Lecturer, Faculty of Laws,  University off Malta, member of the Council  of Europe Group of specialists on Child-Friendly Justice, Malta [PRESENTATION]
  • Cédric Foussard, Director, International Juvenile Justice Observatory (IJJO)
  • Susan Gallagher, Deputy Chief Executive, Victim Support Scotland, United Kingdom [PRESENTATION]
  • Maria Grazia Giammarinaro, OSCE Special Representative and Co-ordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings.
  • Joanna Goodey, Head of Department Freedoms and Justice, FRA [PRESENTATION]
  • Bragi Gudbrandsson, Director General, Government Agency for Child Protection, Iceland [PRESENTATION]
  • Ro Kartodirdjo, manager of the “Safety House”, City of Breda, The Netherlands [PRESENTATION]
  • Maria Keller-Hamela,Director, Nobody’s Children Foundation, Poland [PRESENTATION]
  • Theresa Kilbane, Senior Advisor, Child Protection, UNICEF
  • Ursula Kilkelly, Senior Lecturer at the Law Faculty, University College Cork andexpert consultant for the consultation on the Council of Europe child-friendly justice guidelines, Ireland [PRESENTATION]
  • Kasia Lach, DG Home Affairs, European Commission
  • Camille Latimer, Human Rights Officer, Inclusion Europe, Czech Republic [PRESENTATION]
  • Patricia Lewsley, Northern Ireland Commissioner for children and Young People Chair of the European Network of Ombudspersons for Children (ENOC), United Kingdom [PRESENTATION]
  • Cecilia Ljung, Public Health Strategy Officer, municipalities of Karlskoga and Degerfors, Sweden [PRESENTATION]
  • Marjo Mäkelä, Senior Adviser, Immigration Service, Finland [PRESENTATION]
  • Maria Amor Martin Estebanez, European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights
  • Jan Pfeiffer, Lumos, Chair of the Ad Hoc Expert Group on the Transition from Institutional to Community – based care
  • Dainius Pūras, Member of the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child, Head and Associate Professor, Centre of Child Psychiatry and Social Pediatrics, Vilnius University, Lithuania [PRESENTATION]
  • Marta Santos Pais, Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General on Violence against Children.
  • Till Starke, Family Judge at District Court, Federal Ministry of Justice, Germany [PRESENTATION]
  • Gerald Tatzgern, Head of Central Service for Combating Human Smuggling/Human Trafficking, Criminal Intelligence Service, Federal Ministry of Interior, Austria [PRESENTATION]
  • Blanche Tax, Senior Policy Officer, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees [PRESENTATION]
  • Julie Taylor, Head of Strategy and Development - Children in High Risk Families, National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC), United Kingdom [PRESENTATION]
  • Diana-Florentina Tudorache, Council of Europe Group of Experts on Action against Trafficking in Human Beings, specialised police officer/psychologist in the Romanian National Agency against Trafficking in Persons, Romania [PRESENTATION]
  • Justice Renate Winter, former President of the International Association of Youth and Family Judges and Magistrates, Austria. Judge

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Conference moderators

Andrea Mott

ANDREA MOTT
[bio]

Kate Blewett SHIRIN WHEELER
[bio]