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    OIT formation

Luxembourg

March 17, 2015

Under the umbrella of the ESC, the first meeting "Annual Social Dialogue on the European Semester" held on 26th January, inaugurated the annual cycle of regular consultations on the European Semester between the Government and the representative social partners at national level. At the initiative of the social partners and the ESC and following the letter of the Prime Minister, this annual cycle includes four regular consultation meetings, including two organized under the auspices of the ESC and two upon invitation from the Government.

 

 

http://www.ces.public.lu/fr/actualites/2015/01/semestre-europeen/index.html

Italy

March 17, 2015

The speech delivered by Mrs Anna Corossacz, CNEL Councellor, at the High Level Conference « For a more efficient Europe 2020 : Civil Society’s proposals for a stronger social inclusion and competitiveness in Europe» in December 2014 in Rome (Italy) is now available online.

 

http://www.cnel.it/application/xmanager/projects/cnel/attachments/temi_evidenza/files/000/000/026/Intervento_Cons_Corossacz_CESE_EU_2020.pdf

France

March 17, 2015

The Agriculture, Fishery and Nutrition Section of the ESEC is currently working on « The good management of agricultural lands: a societal challenge ». Both the discussion and the vote on the draft recommendation have been scheduled for next 13th May. 

 

http://www.lecese.fr/travaux-du-cese/saisines/la-bonne-gestion-des-sols-agricoles-un-enjeu-de-societe

March 17, 2015

 On 24th February 2015, the European Economic and Social Council (EESC) organized a conference on the future of the European Social Dialogue with the aim of exploring possibilities of strengthening and expanding EU social dialogue as a means to enhance the social dimension of the European Union.

http://elinks.eesc.europa.eu/m/1/39616281/b3515-3805eb21-0dbf-4fae-bdb6-1d11fc264c75/3/510/f67ad39d-bf63-4c99-a1f1-bb9699066fdf

 

Benin

March 17, 2015

Benin – Russia

On 19th February, a working meeting was held in Moscow (Russia) between a delegation of the Benin ESC, led by its President, Mr. T. GBIAN, and the Civic Chamber of Russia in the context of the bilateral cooperation agreement in force between the two parties.

February 24, 2015

Sharm-El-Sheik (Egypt, 16-18 December) : A Summit bringing together representatives from the ESCs of Algeria, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Mauritania and Palestine as well as delegates from Egypt, Soudan and Yemen was the occasion for the adoption of an agreement aimed at launching in the near future a League of ESCs from Arab Countries. A new meeting has been scheduled in March in Morocco.

Macau SAR China

February 24, 2015

Macao: Since 20th December 2014, Mr. LEONG Vai Tac has been appointed as new President of the Permanent Committee for the Coordination of Social Affairs. 

Ireland

February 24, 2015

Ireland: In a meeting held on 19th December 2014, the NESC finalized the Working Program for 2015 and discussed the issue of living accommodation.

http://www.nesc.ie/en/news-events/news/latest-news/council-mtg-dec14/

France

February 24, 2015

France: During the plenary session held on 13th January, the CESE adopted an opinion on numerical data: a challenge for education and citizenship.

http://www.lecese.fr/content/le-cese-se-prononcera-sur-les-donnees-numeriques-un-enjeu-deducation-et-de-citoyennete

Gabon

December 22, 2014

Gabon:  The majority of the ESC members adopted an opinion on the amended version of the finance bill for 2014. This note pointed out the need of taking into consideration the National Social Pact as a strategy for poverty reduction, for continuing and accelerating the implementation of the national plan on infrastructures as well as the national industrialization strategy, the rationalization of public expenditures and improved revenue optimization.

http://www.ces-du-gabon.org/ces/session-extraordinaire-2014/