Economic, Social and Environmental Council


June 12, 2017

The ESEC published its opinion on the European policy regarding maritime transport in accordance with sustainable development and climate commitments challenges.


March 25, 2017

The regional ESEC of Centre Val-de-Loire recently seized the matter of « Economic input of culture in Centre Val-de-Loire » in a report voted at the plenary meeting on 10 October.

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December 9, 2016

On October 28, the ESEC celebrated the 70th anniversary of its registration in the Constitution with the presence of the President of the Republic.


October 15, 2016

Upon the request of the Prime Minister, the ESES drafted and voted by a large majority an opinion on « development of the culture of social dialogue »


July 5, 2016

At the invitation of Dr. Martha Theodorou, AICESIS Chargée de Mission in communication, the ESEC of France drafted a note on the national social dialogue.


March 8, 2016

During two days the European ESCs and the EESC, gathered together by the French ESEC in November 2014, studied the challenges of the euro-skepticism rise in public opinion and the growing distrust of citizens against democracy representative.


January 27, 2016

France: The President of the French Republic, Mr. François HOLLANDE, met with the French ESEC on January 18, 2016 at the Palais d’Iena, premises of the ESEC.


December 15, 2015

On December 1st Mr. Patrick Bernasconi, former Vice President of Medef, has been elected as President of the French ESEC.


May 20, 2015

France: On 29 April, the ESEC adopted two key opinions on environment: "Twenty years to fight global warming in France: outcomes and perspectives of public policies" and "Succeed the 2015 Paris climate change conference ".