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(UTC+01:00) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris
12:30 - 14:00

Lunch and networking session



Janez Lenarčič, European Commissioner for Crisis Management
Karin Hulshof, Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF


Young people affected by humanitarian crises: Sonia (Ukraine), Omega (South Sudan/Uganda) and Rania (Yemen)


Inger Ashing, Chief Executive Officer, Save the Children
György Hölvényi, Member of the European Parliament
Fatoumata Haidara, Director for the Sahel, Plan International
Afshan Khan, Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia, UNICEF

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee break


Virginia Gamba, Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict
Stefania Giannini, UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Education
María Cristina Gutiérrez Hernández, Head of Humanitarian Office, AECID, Spain
Knut Doermann, Head of Delegation to the EU, NATO and the Kingdom of Belgium, International Committee of the Red Cross


Yasmine Sherif, Director of Education Cannot Wait
Carolina Estroia, Director for Bilateral Cooperation, Camões I.P., Portugal
Rebecca Telford, Chief of Education, UNHCR - United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Erica Gerretsen, Director for Human Development, Migration, Governance and Peace, Directorate-General for International Partnerships, European Commission

In the presence of documentary protagonists from Irpin


Bertrand Bainvel, UNICEF Representative to the European Union Institutions, Director of
the Partnership Office, Brussels
Andreas Papaconstantinou, Director for Neighbourhood and Middle East, DG ECHO,
European Commission

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