The International Association of Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions (AICESIS) (http://www.aicesis.org/) is a young developing association. Founded in 1999.
AICESIS is now composed by almost sixty members from four continents (Africa, Latin America, Asia and Europe).
AICESISThe economic and social Councils are consultative institutions, including organizations representing the social partners and other stakeholders of civil society. They are essential components of participatory governance in modern societies.
The International Association of Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions (AICESIS) together with the Economic and Social Council of Romania organizes the General Assembly of AICESIS, from October 9 to October 10, 2019, at the JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel, in the Grand Ballroom A...more»
The Association's objective is, with full respect towards the independence of each of its members, to encourage and promote dialogue and an exchange of views between its members and, at a wider level, to encourage dialogue between economic and social partners around the world.
AICESIS has set itself the task of encouraging the creation of ESCs in countries which do not yet possess them. Through the AICESIS, newly set up ESCs can find a wealth of experience, good practices and assistance that they can adapt to their own economic, political, social and cultural situation and significantly improve civil society involvement in their national political decision-making process, thus strengthening social dialogue in their country.
Mr. Iacob Baciu participated as AICESIS President in the international Conference jointly organized by the International Labor Organization, AICESIS and the Economic and Social Council of Greece in Athens, on 23 and 24 November 2017...more»