Krawczyk's plea to establish a European debt agency and Eurobonds All efforts undertaken so far to bail out debt-ridden countries and prop up ailing banks are merely an interim solution, until such time as a European Monetary Fund is established, said Jacek Krawczyk, EESC vice-president during today's European Forum for New Ideas, organised by the Polish Confederation of Private Employers, Lewiatan, in Sopot (Poland) and held under the auspices of the Polish EU presidency. He has also argued for the establishment of a European debt agency that could issue Eurobonds.
The seminar in Berlin at the premises of the EU-Representation was based on the EESC's exploratory opinion on "Post-secondary Vocational Education and Training as an Attractive Alternative to Higher Education", an important European issue, especially in Germany, where it is currently subject to much debate.
8 Jul 2011
Krawczyk discusses education and economy in Corsica "On 8 July 2011 the President of the EESC Employers' Group, Henri Malosse, hosted a thematic meeting on "Education and the new needs of the European economy" organised in collaboration with the Ajaccio Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) at the Palace of Congress in Ajaccio, Corsica. "...
23 Jun 2011
Opinion on The EU Budget Review "The EU budget review is not a question of figures but rather a tool serving a political project. Today the European Union does not have the budgetary means to implement either its political strategy or the commitments deriving from the new Lisbon Treaty."
3 and 4/12/2009 – Stockholm, Sweden Henri MALOSSE, accompanied by Mrs. Birgit FULAR, Secretary General of the Employers' Group, attended the Council of Presidents of BusinessEurope. Frederick REINFELD, Prime Minister of Sweden, addressed the Council of Presidents to highlight the Copenhagen conference on Climate Change. Participants were received in the evening at the Royal Palace by HM King Carl XVI Gustaf and HM Queen Silvia of Sweden. The Council of Presidents has adopted a Strategy to pull Europe out of the crises.
24 Nov 2009
EESC "My country needs yours" At the initiative of Henri Malosse, President of the Employers' Group, an exhibition toke place at the headquarters of the Economic and Social Committee on the theme of cultural diversity, with the support of the Corse Foundation.
11 Jul 20099/10 July, 11th International Meeting of Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions Together with the EESC President, Mario Sepi, and the President of the REX section, Filip Hamro-Drotz, Mr Malosse supported the EESC view on the future of the AICESIS. They asked the AICESIS to enhance its activities promoting exchanges of experience between ESC and similar institutions, and supporting civil dialogue in EU partner countries. The EESC also thinks it would be legitimate for AICESIS to develop contacts and exchanges with international organisation (United Nations, ILO..) in order to make the voice of national ESC and the EESC better heard, while respecting the identity and political autonomy of each member.