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On 30 June, Frans Timmermans, First Vice-President of the European Commission, met with the Bureau of the European Economic and Social Committee.

After a bilateral meeting with the EESC president, he had an open and constructive dialogue with EESC Bureau Members on the Commissions' initiative on "Better Regulation".

 

 

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  • 7 May 2012
    2nd edition of the European Citizens' Initiative Competition On 7 May Anna Maria Darmanin participated in the 2nd edition of the European Citizens' Initiative Competition in Murcia, Spain, where she discussed European Citizen Initiative proposals with university students of the region.

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  • 3 May 2012
    President Staffan Nilsson at the launch of the EU-China partnership on Sustainable Urbanisation Sustainable urbanisation is an important matter both for EU and China therefore the challenges and opportunities in the areas of sustainable city planning, urban infrastructure and mobility were discussed. The EESC meets regularly with the Chinese Economic and Social Council on the occasion of the EU –China Round Tables. The declaration adopted during the most recent Round Table in Hangzhou in April focused on sustainable urban development.

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    EU- China Urbanisation Partnership: Staffan Nilsson's Intervention at the Opening Session

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    External Relations - the rest of the world

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    China

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    Staffan Nilsson (2010-2013)
  • 26 Apr 2012
    Krawczyk: Consumers pay dearly for a lack of European single sky Lack of pan-European coordination of airspace costs around EUR 150 billion in the EU's lost GDP and has attributed to 150 million extra tonnes of CO2 pumped into the air over a decade, said Jacek Krawczyk, Vice-President of the European Economic and Social Committee, in a conference held today in Warsaw on the prospects for development of air transport in Poland. The conference was organised by the Civil Aviation Office in Poland.

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    Former EESC Vice-President Jacek Krawczyk (2010-2013)
  • 26 Apr 2012
    Your Europe, Your Say 2012! The event "Your Europe, Your Say!" event took place on 26-28 April 2012. This year again, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) invited school pupils and teachers from all over Europe to join them in Brussels.

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    YOUR EUROPE, YOUR SAY 2012
  • 17 Apr 2012
    Privatisation in Belarus: yes, but… Privatisation is not a cure-all approach, and if mishandled, can backfire, warned Jacek Krawczyk, Vice-president of the European Economic and Social Committee in a seminar entitled “Privatization and private entrepreneurship in Belarus – scope for international assistance ", held today in Warsaw. Opened by Polish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Radosław Sikorski and European Enlargement Commissioner, Štefan Füle, the conference mulled over privatization requirements and business reforms needed in Belarus and looked into the role that the EU and international bodies can play.

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    Former EESC Vice-President Jacek Krawczyk (2010-2013)
  • 13 Apr 2012
    Social business - The DNA for a new EU economic order
    Social business - The DNA for a new EU economic order President Staffan Nilsson took part in the TEDx Utrecht University event "Creating a social world". It gathered social entrepreneurs, intellectuals, economists, social activists together with university students.

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    President Nilsson speaking on social business at TEDx Utrecht University

    Social business - The DNA for a new EU economic order

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    Economics & Cohesion, Social Affairs

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    Staffan Nilsson (2010-2013)
  • 12 Apr 2012
    EESC President at the EU China Round Table President Staffan Nilsson opened the 11th EU- China Round Table hosted by the Chinese Economic and Social Council (CESC) in Hangzhou.
  • 12 Apr 2012
    Vice-President Krawczyk for greater airport competition Public support should not be the main driver of investment in the development of airports; investment decisions should be made on the basis of expected profitability, said Jacek Krawczyk, Vice-President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) in a conference, held today, on the funding of airports organised by the EESC.

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    Former EESC Vice-President Jacek Krawczyk (2010-2013)
  • 5 Apr 2012
    International Symposium on Women and Media in Antalya, Turkey On 5 April Anna Maria Darmanin participated as a speaker in International Symposium on Women and Media in Antalya, Turkey.

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  • 30 Mar 2012
    Mr Krawczyk
    Unless radical action is taken the EU risks missing its energy efficiency target, says Krawczyk "If EU policies follow current trends, the EU objective of a 20% improvement in energy efficiency will probably not be realised. Radical steps are needed to accelerate progress towards the target", said Jacek Krawczyk, EESC Vice-President, at the IV Energy Efficiency Forum held today in Warsaw.

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    Energy

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    Former EESC Vice-President Jacek Krawczyk (2010-2013)

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