CES Romania, which held the presidency of UCESIF during the 2017-2019, participated in the General Elective Assembly. The members of the CES Romania delegation mandated by the CES Plenary were: Mr. Iacob Baciu, president, Mr. Liviu Apostoiu, Radu Minea, Iulian-Costel Paraschiv, Vasile-Valeriu Velciu, Plen CES members and Mrs. Eugenia Ștefănescu, director of public relations and international relations CES Secretariat.
On 16th of September 2020, AICESIS co-organized with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), the Union of African Economic and Social Councils (UCESA) and the Union of Francophone Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions (UCESIF) a webinar on "The socio-economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic from the perspective of the SDGs".
A delegation of the Romanian ESC, led by President Iacob Baciu and composed of Messrs. Dragoș Mihalache, Vice-President, Bogdan Simion, Vice-President, Liviu Apostoiu, Member of the Bureau, and Ms Eugenia Ștefănescu, head of the International Relations Department, participated in the AICESIS International Meeting, General Assembly and two AICESIS Boards, organized by the ESC of the Dominican Republic in Santo Domingo on 6, 7 and 8 September.
On 27th of October 2021, the meeting of the General Assembly (GA) and the Board of Directors (AC) of the International Association of Economic and Social Councils and Similar Institutions (AICESIS) was held in hybrid format. The meeting was organized by the Economic, Social, Environmental and Cultural Council (CESEC) of Côte d'Ivoire in Abidjan, together with AICESIS. The event marked the end of the mandate of the Ivorian council at the head of the Association. The Romanian CES was represented online by Mr. Iacob Baciu, member of the CES Plenary and honorary president of AICESIS.
ESC participation at international events
On 17 December 2020, between 15:00 and 18:00, the meeting of the members of the AICESIS Board of Directors took place by videoconference. Representatives of the ESCs from Curaçao, Saint Martin, France, Greece, Spain, Monaco, Ivory Coast, UCESA (Morocco), Benin, Mali, CAR, Senegal, Serbia, Romania, Russia and China, as well as general secretaries participated Deputy Representatives representing Europe (Luxembourg) and Eurasia (Korea) and AICESIS Permanent Representation to the UN.
Uniunea Consiliilor Economice şi Sociale şi Instituţiilor Similare ale Statelor şi Guvernelor Membre ale Francofoniei (UCESIF) (https://ucesif.fr/) a fost creată la data de 15 noiembrie 2004, la Ouagadougou - Burkina Faso. Uniunea are sediul social şi juridic în Franţa (Bvd. Bosquet nr. 19-21, Paris 7).