Civil G8 2006

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Preliminary Documents

Announcement


For the first time within the period of the Russias presidency in G8 the International Forum of NGOs will be held in Moscow.

The Forum will take place 9-10th of March in Moscow at the following address: Krasnopresnenskaya nab., 12, entrance 4.

The Forum will be attended by more than 300 representatives of one hundred NGOs coming from 35 countries as well as 200 representatives of national and regional Russian NGOs.
Within the framework of the Forum a meeting of NGOs with Sherpas will also take place.

The Forum is aimed at working out the NGOs recommendations on the priorities of the Russian presidency in G8 and laying the foundation of a direct dialogue of civil society institutions with G8 representatives.

The main working form of the Forum will be Round table discussions on the following issues:
- Energy Security
- Education
- Fighting Infectious Diseases
- Business / World Trade / Financing the Development / Intellectual Property
- Fighting the Terrorism / Non-proliferation / Regional Conflicts Settlement
- Other issues proposed by NGOs

Working languages of the Forum Russian, English.

The direct web-translation of the plenary session, Round table discussions and the final press-conference is provided.

For the accreditation please call (495) 251-63-08, 206-49-14, 206-53-91 till the 7th of March, 12:00

The detailed information about the Forum is available at www.civilg8.ru
E-mail: info@civilg8.ru

Expert opinion

Halter Marek

02.12.06

Halter Marek
Le College de France
Olivier Giscard dEstaing

02.12.06

Olivier Giscard dEstaing
COPAM, France
Mika Ohbayashi

02.12.06

Mika Ohbayashi
Institute for Sustainable Energy Poliy
Bill Pace

02.12.06

Bill Pace
World Federalist Movement - Institute for Global Policy
Peter I. Hajnal

01.12.06

Peter I. Hajnal
Toronto University, G8 Research Group