Given the evolution of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation, the suspension of EESC events and visits in the Committee premises is extended until 30 June 2020 inclusive.
La política comercial en tiempos excepcionales: esta semana, las negociaciones sobre la actualización de los aspectos comerciales del Acuerdo de Asociación UE-Chile se celebran a distancia. En vísperas de esta ronda, el Comité Consultivo Conjunto UE-Chile (CCC) adoptó una declaración conjunta sobre las consecuencias de la pandemia de COVID-19. Los miembros del CCC señalaron el peligro de un aumento de la desigualdad social y apoyaron la cooperación bilateral y multilateral como la mejor manera de abordar la crisis.
The EESC webinar explored if COVID-19 could be a game-changer for migration
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) discusses the European Union post-coronavirus and the urgent choices to be made to support future generations
To adjust to the new world of work, people will need many skill sets acquired in different learning environments.
The EESC congratulates the Commission on its proposal for a transitional regulation to support European farmers, and the positive outcome of the vote in the European Parliament Comagri Committee, which will ensure a smooth transition from the current (2014-2020) to the next (2021-2027) CAP period.
The Common Agriculture Policy (CAP) reform should be adopted by October 2020, but the negotiations for the next programming period are far behind schedule, situation even more aggravated by the coronavirus crisis.
Por primera vez, el Comité Económico y Social Europeo (CESE) celebra en línea el 9 de mayo, poniendo de manifiesto el compromiso de sus miembros para luchar sobre el terreno contra la crisis de coronavirus.
The partnership with Africa was clearly highlighted by the EU institutions as one of the main priorities for the coming years, but the COVID-19 pandemic might threaten closer cooperation. This was the topic of a webinar organised on 29 April by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), where participants agreed that consolidation of supply chains and an agreement to ease the external debt burden of African countries were key issues.
The European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) holds online debate to discuss latest developments in EU response to ongoing COVID-19 outbreak
Up to three times as many people are being displaced annually due to natural disasters as to armed conflicts or other forms of violence, and much of what is now international migration started out as weather-related internal displacement.