HomePage Banners

EESC President Henri Malosse

President's blog European Elections 22-25 May 2014 - Act. React. Impact.


  Logo of CESlink - Online cooperation between Economic and Social Councils Greek Presidency of the Council of the European Union

Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional



Tags Page

Tag search

Participatory Democracy

Results 1 to 10 out of 40.



  • Conference - Brussels, Belgium
    In 2013, the European Citizens' Initiative Day brought together stakeholders and organisers of initiatives in order to discuss the first year of the citizens' initiative, its first problems and successes, and prepare the revision of the regulation in 2015.

  • Conference - EESC, Brussels, Belgium
    The Workers' Group of the European Economic and Social Committee met to discuss the possibilities of using the European citizens' initiative in social matters and to examine ways of promoting projects proposed by trade unions in this context.
  • -
    Conference - Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    In our view the Rio+20 Conference has to result in viable political commitments that place sustainable development at the centre of global policy making. Civil society plays a vital role in pushing for and living up to such political commitments by enabling participation from the ground up and securing ownership.

  • Room VM3, EESC, Brussels, Belgium
    The conference on the topic "A Day of Social Dialogue" jointly organised by the Polish Confederation of Private Employers Lewiatan and the European Social and Economic Committee (EESC), took place on 14 December 2011, 09:00 – 14:00 in room VM3 of the Van Maerlant Building (rue Van Maerlant 2, Brussels). The event was opened by Staffan Nilsson, President of the EESC. It gathered representatives of employers and workers as well as high-level EU institutions' representatives to discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the social dialogue within the EU, and identify new challenges and new possibilities to further foster social dialogue throughout the EU.
  • -
    Poster of the conference
    Current situation and opportunities provided by the European Constitution
    Conference - Brussels, Belgium
    As a continuation of the conferences held in October 1999 on the role and contribution of civil society organisations in the building of Europe and November 2001 on organised civil society in European governance, the EESC organised, on 8 and 9 March 2004, a conference intended to strengthen the Committee's commitment to stepping up dialogue with European civil society networks and organisations, including the social partners.

  • with Mr Roger Briesch, President of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)
    On Wednesday 3 March 2004, from 16.00 to 18.00, Mr Roger Briesch, President of the EESC, organised an online debate on Participatory Democracy. The aim of this exchange was to examine the emerging concept of participatory democracy in terms of civil dialogue and the involvement of organised civil society in the European Union's policy-making processes.

Results 1 to 10 out of 40.