The AICESIS website has been completely transformed in order to make it more complete, modern and easily accessible and consultable for both its members and external visitors. Thus, this tool offers each member already registered within the AICESIS Secretariat the opportunity to increase their visibility and upload information concerning their institution. The new website will also intensify the exchange of information, projects, experience and good practices between AICESIS Members. Furthermore, more working languages and sections are available with more information: "Experiences", “Multimedia", "Analysis and Interviews", "Working groups" etc.
REMINDER! AICESIS, the ILO and the Korean ESDC organize an international conference on "The role of the ESCs- SIs in the promotion of a social protection floor for all" to be held in Seoul (Korea), on 20th and 21st November 2014. A questionnaire on this theme was drafted and sent to each member to prepare a background paper to the conference. Each institution has been requested to send us their answers as soon as possible.
June 27, 20142013-2015 Main Working Theme "National human capital and new sources of national competitiveness"
A very fruitful discussion was held in Bucharest (Romania) on the occasion of the AICESIS Annual General Meeting. To establish a second report based on those exchanges, please send us your remarks on the draft report presented by the Rapporteur General (Mr. DISKIN, Russian CC).
June 26, 2014ESC- SI World Database
On the occasion of the AICESIS GA, a working paper ("Blue Book"), prepared by AICESIS and the ILO, and listing more than one hundred ESCs, similar institutions or other tripartite social dialogue institutions in the world, was released. This database will soon be available online.
December 10, 2014AICESIS Board meeting in Morocco
10-11-12 December (Morocco): AICESIS CA and workshop on “practices of ESCs-SIs as dynamic actors of change, promotion of civil dialogue and participatory democracy for better governance”.
November 20, 2014AICESIS - ILO Conference “The role of ESCs-SIs and the social dialogue in the implementation of a social protection floor for all”
20-21 November (Seoul, Korea): Conference on “the role of ESCs-SIs and the social dialogue in the implementation of a social protection floor for all”, in cooperation with the ILO and the Korean ESDC.
A questionnaire on this theme was drafted and sent to each member to prepare a background paper to the conference. Each institution has been requested to send us their answers as soon as possible.
October 8, 2014International Conference on "Social Dialogue, Industrial Relations and Civil Dialogue"
8-9 October (Athens, Greece): International Conference on "Social Dialogue, Industrial Relations and Civil Dialogue: what solutions and role by the ESC-SIs in changing societies?”, in cooperation with the OKE of Greece.
Algeria-Greece: Signature of a Cooperation Agreement between the two institutions on 7th October 2014 in Athens (Greece).
Greece-Gabon: Signature of a Cooperation Agreement between the two institutions on 8th October 2014 in Athens (Greece).
September 25, 2014Conference "Economic Growth through the Strengthening of Human Capital and Industrial Performance"
25-26 September (Curacao): Conference on "Economic growth through the strengthening of human capital and industrial performance", in partnership with the ESC of Curacao.
September 15, 20142014 International Summer School
15-21 September (Kabardino-Balkarie, Russia) : International Summer School
The General Assembly of Algiers (11-12 September 2013) approved the launch of the third edition of the AICESIS International Summer School for young people.
The Civic Chamber of Russia volunteered to host the event from 15th to 21st September 2014 in Kabardino-Balkarie (Russia).
July 21, 2014Delegation of the Congolese ESC visited the UN ECOSOC
From 21st till 27th July 2014, a delegation of the Congolese ESC, led by its President, Mr. JM TASSOUA, visited the UN ECOSOC and accompanied by Mrs Mezoui, AICESIS Representative at the United Nations, met several personalities.
July 22, 2014The elections for the renewal of the ESC of Benin
The elections for the renewal of the ESC members were held on 22nd July 2014. The new cabinet for the next five years includes.
July 7, 2014Meeting with ECOSOC Officers
From 7th till 11th July, Mr. Diskin and Mrs. MEZOUI met some ECOSOC Officers, including Mr. Navid HANIF (Director of the ECOSOC Division- Department for Economic and Social Affairs)).
September 4, 2014Flyers on the Dutch model and value of participatory democracy
The SER recently published in English two particularly interesting flyers on the Dutch model and the added value of participatory democracy: « The power of consultation - The Dutch Consultative Economy explained” and “Industrial relations and the adaptability of the Dutch economy"
The ESC adopted in July a report on «The socio-economic situation of people aged between 45 and 64»
August 19, 2014The 86th Plenary Session of the Economic and Social Development Commission (ESDC) of Korea
At the 86th Plenary Session of the Economic and Social Development Commission (ESDC) of Korea on 19 August, the tripartite leaders agreed to establish the Committee on Industrial Safety Innovation and the Committee on Development of Public Sectors and the Special Committee on Improvement of Labor Market Structure as well.
August 20, 2014Seminar on «The post-2015 Development Agenda and the goals of sustainable development»
On 20th August, the CDES organized in Brasilia a seminar on «The post-2015 Development Agenda and the goals of sustainable development» in order to inform on sustainable development and resume discussions carried out by the CDES on the building process for the sustainable development goals which will replace the UN MDGs.