Euclid Network is appointed to the Commission Expert group on Social Economy and Social Enterprises
Euclid Network is glad to announce its appointment to the European Commission Expert group on Social Economy and Social Enterprises (also known as GECES 2). In coordination with you, our 25 members based in 14 countries, we commit to use this key platform to:
- Provide feedback on existing EU initiatives for the sector
- Actively participate in the development of new and effective policies and instruments for the sector
- Increase the visibility of the GECES work and recommendations at Member State level
The first meeting of the expert group will take place on October 23rd.
Euclid’s vision of the social enterprise sector in 2021
In view of the new discussions that will be initiated by the Expert group members, Euclid would like to reaffirm its vision for the SE market in 2021, thereby laying down what our members have identified as priorities for the coming years.
By 2021, Euclid Network would like to see that:
What’s an expert group?
The European Commission can set up an expert group when it needs specialist advice from outside experts (like Euclid Network) as a basis for sound policymaking. This consultative body is set up by the Commission is composed of 40 experts from the private sector (check all members here), 40 experts from the public sector and observers from organisations such as the OECD and the UN.