Articles with tag : eesc

CESI joins the EESC & other social partners in efforts to prevent radicalisation

The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) held recently a public hearing on ‘The role of civil society in the prevention of radicalization of young people’. The event, which gathered policy makers, practitioners and experts in the field, was... Read more

Klaus Heeger at the European Economic and Social Committee: “Seize the Pillar of Social Rights and hold governments accountable”

At a conference on the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights in the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) last week, CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger called on civil society organisations and trade unions to seize the new European... Read more

Erasmus + celebrates its 30th anniversary!

On the 26th of January the European Commission launched its celebratory campaign on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the Erasmus programme. It started as a student mobility programme in 1987 and has over the years been recognised as one of the... Read more

CESI Trade council ‘Security’ deliberates on needs of workers in the security sector

On Wednesday this week, CESI’s Trade council ‘Security’ convened for its annual meeting in Brussels. The Trade council, CESI’s main members’ forum to discuss challenges in EU internal security policy, deliberated on several challenges related... Read more

CESI meets with affiliate EESC members to fine-tune cooperation and collaboration

Today, the CESI General Secretariat met with affiliates represented as members in the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). The objective of the meeting was to discuss in detail about avenues of cooperation and collaboration on topics of shared... Read more