With the development of several activities, 2015 has experienced an intensive start for AICESIS. In order to carry them out, each member has been solicited to cooperate. Thanking those members who already provided with their follow-up, we are waiting now for your comments and contributions on:
Furthermore, calls for applicants concerning the 2015-2017 term for both the Board seats and the Vice- SG offices have been launched.
March 19, 2015ILO Working Group
- ILO Working Group: «Small and Medium Enterprises and the creation of decent and productive employment opportunities ». The ESC of Luxembourg, leading the Group, drafted a first note forwarded to all AICESIS members for comments and contributions.
March 19, 2015ECOSOC Working Group
« How to ensure the transition from the Millennium Development Goals to those for Sustainable Development? ». The Algerian CNES, appointed as leader, wrote a first note which was also transmitted for gathering comments and contributions.
March 19, 2015Working group meeting on Main Topic
- 19-20 February (Moscow, Russia): Open Summit of the Main Working Group on the main topic «The national human capital and the new sources of national competitiveness».
March 17, 2015Benin- Russia
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.
March 19, 2015Korea
The Committee on Improvement of Job Skills Development System to Make Work Pay under the Economic and Social Development Commission of Korea adopted the Tripartite Agreement to Promote Life-long Job Skills Development on 20 January, 2015.
March 17, 2015Europe
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.
March 17, 2015France
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.
March 17, 2015Italy
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.
March 17, 2015Luxembourg
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.
March 17, 2015Mali-Russia
On 19th February in Moscow (Russia), Mr. J. BITTAR, President of the Mali ESC, and Mr. Evgeny VELIKHOV, Honorary President of the Russian CC, signed a cooperation agreement.
March 18, 2015Dominican Republic
On 19th January, on the occasion of « Launching Ceremony for the Electricity Alliance», meetings were held to reach an agreement among different economic and social actors in the country on an electricity pact aimed at overcoming the energy crisis. These meetings followed some summits within the ESC among the different sectors affected by the electricity problem.
March 18, 2015Senegal
A day devoted to the exchanges on health, reproduction and the survival of children was organized on 13th January
March 18, 2015The Netherlands
A group of young Tunisian politicians was invited to visit the SER on 20th January. The visit, bringing together members from different political parties, was organized in the context of the Programme sponsored by the Dutch Institute for Multiparty Democracy.
March 19, 2015UCESIF