01 September 2015


Xavier VERBOVEN Contact this member
Member of the European Economic and Social Committee since 10 October 1990
Declaration of interest
Gewezen Algemeen Secretaris van het Algemeen Belgisch Vakverbond (ABVV)
Former General Secretary, Belgian General Federation of Labour (ABVV/FGTB)
Representation:  Belgium
Languages:  Dutch, French, English
Group:  Group II (Workers)
Section SOC Section (SOC)
REX Section (REX)
Name of Alternate: 
President of
REX/443 - Corporate social and societal responsibility
SOC/464 - UN Convention - Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesView opinions
ACP-EU Follow-up Committee
Vice President of
SOC Bureau
Rapporteur of
Member of
EESC Bureau
Labour Market Observatory (LMO)
REX 410 - Investment View opinions
REX/433 - TTIP and its impact on SMEsView opinions
REX/441 Financing for DevelopmentView opinions
REX/445 - ILO convention against gender-based violence at work
Towards a new European neighbourhood policyView opinions
REX/449 - Review of the EU Trade Policy
SOC/423 - Articles 11.1 and 11.2 of the Lisbon TreatyView opinions
SOC/516 – Effective, accessible and resilient health systems View opinions
SOC/524 – Engaged universities shaping Europe
SOC/525 – A European Agenda on Migration
8th EU-Latin America and Carribean Organised Civil Society Meeting
Ad hoc group monitoring activities of the EESC during the European Year for Development 2015
Ad Hoc Group on Disability
Conference ''Europe 2020 – paths for reinventing Europe's future"
Social dialogue in the context of a genuine EMU
EESC participation Civil Society Consultative Committee EU-Cariforum
End of mandate event
Europe 2020 Steering Committee
European Migration Forum
Group II Members of the EESC Bureau
"My Europe ... tomorrow!" project
REX/269 - Follow-up Committee on International Trade
SC/037 - Dialogue on values
SC/040 Evaluation of EC stakeholder consultations
SOC/348 - Immigration and Integration