The EESC issues between 160 and 190 opinions and information reports a year.
It also organises several annual initiatives and events with a focus on civil society and citizens’ participation such as the Civil Society Prize, the Civil Society Days, the Your Europe, Your Say youth plenary and the ECI Day.
The EESC brings together representatives from all areas of organised civil society, who give their independent advice on EU policies and legislation. The EESC's326 Members are organised into three groups: Employers, Workers and Various Interests.
The EESC has six sections, specialising in concrete topics of relevance to the citizens of the European Union, ranging from social to economic affairs, energy, environment, external relations or the internal market.
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) intends to conclude a contract with a news agency. The news agency selected will provide the EESC with at least 5 simultaneous accesses to its wire service. EESC users should be able to consult worldwide hard news stories and feature articles in English and French (including current and former releases). All written material will be used internally.
The news agency should be global and cover all areas of information (incl. EU affairs).
The contract will start on 1 September 2014 and end on 31 October 2015.
The European Economic and Social Committee will provide each company (tenderer) interested with all the documents needed for the tender.
Send your expression of interest to participate or request for information to the following mail box (before the deadline mentioned below):