10 Dec 2013
Christine Lagarde invited by the EESC
President Henri Malosse invited Christine Lagarde, managing director of the IMF, to participate in a debate about the crisis. For the last plenary of 2013, the European Economic and Social Committee has expressed its concern about the consequences of austerity policies and their ability to help the economies in Europe to recover in the context of an ongoing crisis. "The institution you head has unfortunately ...
8 Dec 2013
Henri Malosse with Placido Domingo at the European Heritage Policy Conference
The EESC President, Henri Malosse, spoke at the European Heritage Policy Conference, with Placido Domingo, President of Europa Nostra, on 5 December 2013 in Brussels.
Speaking about European integration and using culture as a tool for ...
6 Dec 2013
Nelson Mandela : Civil society loses a real symbol
"All the members of the European Economic and Social Committee and I have learned with great sadness yesterday's passing of the great humanist that was Nelson Mandela. A true symbol of the struggle for equality and against racism, he embodied the values ...