• 24/02/2020
    The European Economic and Social Committee will hold a conference to shape the new EU agenda for disability rights 2020-2030 on 26 February 2020 in the EESC's premises. The aim of the conference is to present the EESC's proposal for the new strategy at a crucial moment in the EU landscape.
  • 18/02/2020
    The European Economic and Social Committee and the French Economic, Social and Environmental Council wish to hold a joint information seminar on the European Citizens' Initiative.
  • 25/02/2020
    The European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) is a welcome instrument for participatory democracy at European level. Introduced by the Lisbon Treaty, it entered into force in 2012 and allows Europeans to make legislative proposals and participate in decision-making by connecting directly with EU institutions. It is a chance for them to discuss and influence key policies and it sheds further light on the public's view of the EU's agenda and priorities.
  • 18/09/2019
    Follow the 550th plenary session of the EESC!
  • 25/07/2019
    This brochure sets out some of the highlights of the European Economic and Social Committee’s work in 2018. It illustrates our ongoing efforts to fulfil the mission we were given more than 60 years ago. It is also an opportunity to look ahead and learn the lessons that will ensure that the Committee continues to be the active and alert voice of civil society in Europe.
  • 25/06/2018
    Conclusions of the annual meeting of the Presidents and Secretaries-General of the Economic and Social Councils of the EU and the EESC - The ESCs' role in sustainable development and the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights
  • 06/06/2019
    Applications for 2019 are now open The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) has launched its Civil Society Prize for 2019. This year's theme is More women in Europe's society and economy, and the prize will honour innovative initiatives and projects which aim to fight for equal opportunities for women and men and their equal treatment in all spheres of economic and social life.
  • 17/02/2020
    Arno Metzler, Chairman of the EESC Group III, is a guest of the Bulgarian Economic and Social Council. Mr Metzler is visiting Sofia for a conference organised by the EESC at the Western Balkans National Assembly: A clear roadmap for progress.
  • 17/02/2020
    “Circular Economy - Features and Opportunities” is the topic of the latest opinion adopted by the Bulgarian Economic and Social Council in 2019. During the plenary discussion ESC members identified the circular economy as a topic "from" and "about" the future that is not so well known to the public but should find its place in public awareness, including by disseminating knowledge and information about it.
  • Shaping the EU agenda for disability rights 2020-2030
  • Information Seminar on the European citizens' initiative
  • ECI Day 2020
  • 550th Plenary session, 19-20 February 2020
  • EESC achievements 2018 – looking back, looking forward Published in: 2019
  • Conclusions of the annual meeting of the Presidents and Secretaries-General  of the Economic and Social Councils of the EU  and the EESC - 13 -14 June in Rome
  • The EESC dedicates its flagship Civil Society Prize in 2019 to the empowerment of women and the fight for gender equality
  • ARNO METZLER EXPRESSED HIS APPRECIATION FOR THE  BULGARIAN ESC ACTIVITIES
  • ESC: CIRCULAR ECONOMY IS THE FUTURE ECONOMIC MODEL