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The EESC's Western Balkans Follow-up Committee went to Tirana last week to meet representatives of Albanian civil society. On 24 September the committee members met social partners to discuss the state of social dialogue in Albania, and on 25 September they held a hearing on youth policy and youth participation in Albanian society.
The Civil Society JCC also focused on the situation of media and civil society
Members of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and representatives of Montenegro's civil society held the Civil Society Joint Consultative Committee (JCC) for the 11th time in Podgorica, on 17 July. The JCC discussed the state of play and the work ahead in Montenegro's EU accession negotiations and adopted a joint declaration.
The Africa-EU Economic and Social Stakeholders' Network sees young people in Africa as key actors in Africa's economic and social development.
The Section for External Relations of the European Economic and Social Committee discuss how to involve civil society with the EU Member States when ratifying trade agreements
Speech of Ms Brenda King - EESC Member during the 35th Joint ACP-EU Joint Parliamentary Assembly.
The Agreement should not sacrifice any sector, region or country, insists the European Economic and Social Committee
„Приносът на гражданското общество обогатява многостранното партньорство между Европейския съюз и Китайската народна република и подобрява международните отношения“, заявиха председателят на ЕИСК г-н Лука Жайе и заместник-председателя на Икономическия и социален съвет на Китай г-н Ян Чунгуей по време на проведената между техните институции16-а кръгла маса. Двете страни обобщават основните заключения и препоръки от срещата в съвместна декларация след 16-ата кръгла маса „ЕС-Китай“, която се проведе във Варна, България, на 28 и 29 май.
More than 100 civil society representatives adopted their contribution to the EU-Western Balkans Heads of State Summit in Sofia
The Consultative Committee of the European Economic Area (EEA CC) recently drew attention to gender gaps in the labour market and to challenges faced by the transport sector in the EEA. On 3 and 4 May two reports and resolutions concerning these issues were adopted by members of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and by social partners from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway at the Committee's 26th meeting, which took place in Reykjavik, Iceland.