European Federation of Journalists

Press conference on whistleblowing, 17 October, Brussels

On Monday 17 October, Eurocadres will launch – in partnership with the European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) and other trade unions, academics, NGOs and political groups – a platform calling for an EU-wide whistleblower protection. It will be open for organisations and individuals to sign after the event.

Preliminary agenda for the press event

  • 12:30-13:00 Standing lunch
  • 13:00-13:20 Launch of the platform (speakers: President Martin Jefflén, Eurocadres; Confederal Secretary Esther Lynch, ETUC; Director Renate Schroeder, EFJ; Policy Officer Nadja Salson, EPSU; Director Carl Dolan, Transparency International EU Office)
  • 13:20-13:30 Q&A
  • 13:30-14:00 Discussion with MEPs
  • 14:00-14:15 Discussion & Closing
  • 14:30 END

When: 17 October 2016, 12h30-14h30

Where: Press Club, 95 rue Froissard, 1040 Brussels

Registration: click here

Janina Mackiewicz, Policy Officer of Eurocadres. janina.mackiewicz[at], +32 2 2240732 and Martin Jefflén, President of Eurocadres, martin.jefflen[at], +32-473 555 344