Organised civil society engages to create a better future for Europe

23 Nov: Organised civil society engages to create a better future for Europe

(Source: European Economic and Social Committee)

The annual meeting of the EESC and the EU’s national Economic and Social Councils stressed the importance of participatory democracy in making the EU stronger and future‑proof and called for real change as a result of the Conference on the Future of Europe.

Participatory democracy is key to making the EU more resilient and civil society organisations must remain mobilised in order to contribute to a better future for Europe. At the annual meeting of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) and the EU’s national Economic and Social Councils (ESCs), held in Paris on 22‑23 November …