27 Feb 2015
The EESC President meets Georgian State Minister on European and Euro-Atlantic Integration, David Bakradze
On 27 February the EESC President received Mr David Bakradze, State Minister of Georgia on European and Euro-Atlantic Integration. The discussion focused on the process of establishment of the Civil society Platform and other civil society bodies foreseen by the EU-Georgia Association agreement ...
19 Feb 2015
The EESC unites!
On 19 February the EESC President welcomed a Ukrainian civil society delegation which visited the EESC in the framework of the establishment of the Civil society Platform foreseen by the EU-Ukraine Association agreement. It was agreed that the Platform has to be launched as soon as possible. The inaugural meeting of the Platform will take place in Kiev ...
18 Feb 2015
Declaration of the President of the European Economic and Social Committee on Immigration
The president of the European Economic and Social Committee draws attention to the recent tragic events in the Mediterranean region, where once again hundreds of people have lost their lives while attempting to cross from North Africa into Europe.
17 Feb 2015
The EESC meets the European Commissioner for Health and Food safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis - Dilyana Slavova, Henri Malosse
The EESC President, Henri Malosse and the President of the EESC's NAT Section, Dilyana Slavova, met the European Commissioner for Health and Food safety, Vytenis Andriukaitis. The Commissioner emphasised the persistent social disparity between the Eastern and Western parts of the EU. "The differences in the social indicators, such as life ...
17 Feb 2015
Malosse and Dilyana Slavova met the European Commissioner Karmenu Vella, in charge of the environment, maritime affairs and fisheries
The EESC President, Henri Malosse and the President of the EESC's NAT section, Dilyana Slavova, met on 17 February 2015, the Commissioner Karmenu Vella, in charge of the environment, maritime affairs and fisheries. They recognized the tremendous potential of maritime policy for growth and employment as well as the need for a study on the potential of the sector. President Malosse stressed the need to provide companies ...
25 Jan 2015
The EESC President in Brittany to listen to marine professionals
EESC President Henri Malosse visited St Malo and Dinard on Friday 23rd and Saturday 24th January, to meet with marine professionals. He first met with various representatives of the fishing industry in the port of Saint-Malo in the presence of MEP Isabelle Thomas, a member of ...