Viviane Reding, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenship, went to Paris where she first delivered the opening speech of the international part of "Violence against women: what rights, what actions" conference, organised by the Order of Lawyers of Paris (Ordre des Avocats de Paris). Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, French Minister for Women’s Rights and Government Spokesperson, was also present.
The Vice-President then took part in a joint hearing of the Committee on European Affairs and of the Committee on Law of the French National Assembly, with Jean-Jacques Urvoas and Danielle Auroi, Members of the French National Assembly.
On 23/11/2012, Viviane Reding took part in an open discussion with citizens on the "Future of Europe", as well in a debate on "Male/female equality across the world: a contrasting landscape", both organized by the "Semaines sociales de France".
Jean-Jacques Urvoas, Viviane Reding and Danielle Auroi (from left to right) Reference:P-022203 Date:21/11/2012