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11/06/2021
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30/2021

In a debate on European values with European Commissioner for Justice Didier Reynders, held at its plenary session on 10 June, the EESC asked for civil society organisations and citizens to be more heavily and more actively involved in standing up for democracy and the rule of law in the EU, which have taken a turn for the worse across Member States

10/06/2021
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29/2021

To provide the European Commission with a valuable contribution to its 2022 work programme, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) has adopted a Resolution. This timely and important document addresses the main issues around using investment and reforms to overcome the economic and social crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

03/06/2021
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27/2021

Cea de a 10-a ediție a Zilei ICE, dedicată inițiativei cetățenești europene, a avut loc, în mod excepțional, online, pe parcursul a două zile. Președinta CESE, Christa Schweng, vicepreședinta Comisiei Europene, Věra Jourová, și vicepreședintele Parlamentului European, Pedro Silva Pereira, au participat la sesiunea de deschidere – o ocazie pentru evaluarea acestui instrument unic de democrație participativă.

02/06/2021
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26/2021

The involvement of organised civil society is far from satisfactory in a majority of EU countries, warned the European Economic and Social Committee at the annual conference of its European Semester Group, which took place remotely on 31 May. This event was organised right before the publication of the European Semester Spring Package by the Commission, on the 2 June 2021.

09/05/2021
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25/2021

For the second consecutive year, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) opened its virtual doors and celebrated Europe online with a dedicated website, underlining that, now more than ever, civil society organisations are playing an essential role in Europe, from their involvement in the recovery to their vital work in dealing with our day-to-day challenges.

29/04/2021
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22/2021

On 28 April, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) held an exchange of views with Commissioner for Jobs and Social Rights Nicolas Schmit on the Action Plan for the European Pillar of Social Rights (EPSR) and the upcoming Porto Social Summit, where the plan will be discussed at the highest level.

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