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  • Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium

    This public hearing will have a special focus on health policies and antidiscrimination. The aims of the project are to highlight the impact of EU legislation and, programmes from the perspective of civil society; to assess appropriate and effective instruments to more closely involve civil society organisations as a means to improve the social inclusion of the Roma; to look into possible shortcomings in the work already being done at European, national, regional and local level.


  • Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium

    The EESC will hold a public hearing which aims to look into the EU report on the UNCRPD as well as on the preparation of an alternative report from civil society perspectives, while providing an opportunity for stakeholders to exchange views. The conclusions of the hearing will feed into the work of the group which will continue until the end of the year.


  • Ten years with the Common Basic Principles on integration – what next?
    Conference - Brussels, Belgium

    The European Integration Forum – the dialogue platform on integration of immigrants – met for the eleventh time on 3 April 2014 in the EESC premises. The theme of this meeting was linked to the Common Basic Principles for Immigrant Integration Policy in the EU.


  • Labour Market Observatory Public hearing
    Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium

    The event's topic was one of the highest priorities at EU level and its organisation was very well-timed, as the Member States were beginning to implement several EU policies for youth employment (such as the Youth Guarantee). Therefore, it was important to assess the level of involvement of civil society organisations in these policies, to recall the significant role that these organisations can play and to put forward their recommendations and best practices.


  • Visual Diversity in the workplace
    Labour Market Observatory conference
    Conference - Berlin, Germany

    This conference looked at how diversity can be recognised, respected and valued. Practical examples from across the EU showed how diverse workplaces could be beneficial for all: businesses, employees and society in general. The event also examined the question of the intra-EU mobility of workers and their integration in host Member States. Debates concretely contributed to the SOC/495 opinion on "Supporting the migration of young job seekers" and synergies were created with members of the study group.


  • Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium
    This EESC public hearing aims at illustrating in practical terms the beneficial effects of investing in the labour market and in social services, as well as emphasising the role to be played by the various players at European and national levels.

  • Conference - Cedefop, Thessaloniki, Greece

    This conference of the Labour Market Observatory was hosted by CEDEFOP (European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training), in Thessaloniki.


  • Public Hearing - Brussels, Belgium
    The European Commission proposed to strengthen the European Union’s ability to respond to ‘legal highs’ – new psychoactive substances used as alternatives to illicit drugs such as cocaine and ecstasy. Under the new rules proposed, harmful psychoactive substances will be withdrawn quickly from the market, without jeopardising their various legitimate industrial and commercial uses.
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    Participation of migrants in the democratic process – Towards a more inclusive citizenship
    Conference - Brussels, Belgium
    The European Integration Forum – the dialogue platform on integration of immigrants – met for the tenth time on 26 and 27 November 2013 in the EESC premises. The main theme of this meeting was: 'Participation of migrants in the democratic process – Towards a more inclusive citizenship'.

  • Public Hearing - Belgium

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