03 March 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)
Section for External Relations (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
REX/433 - TTIP and its impact on SMEs
REX/441 Financing for Development
REX/445 - ILO convention against gender-based violence at work
SOC/423 - Articles 11.1 and 11.2 of the Lisbon TreatyView opinions
SOC/509 – Institutions for Occupational Retirement Pensions View opinions
SOC/511 – Undeclared work/European PlatformView opinions
SOC/512 – Health and safety at work – Strategic Framework 2014-2020 View opinions
SOC/513 – Inclusion of migrant women in the labour marketView opinions
SOC/516 – Effective, accessible and resilient health systems View opinions
SOC/518 – Fostering creativity, entrepreneurship and mobility
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
TTYPE conference
Conference of Economic and Social Actors on the EYD2015
Social dialogue in the context of a genuine EMU
EESC participation Civil Society Consultative Committee EU-Cariforum
Europe 2020 Steering Committee
European Migration Forum
European Consumer Day 2015
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/039 Evaluation of EC stakeholder consultations
SOC/348 - Immigration and Integration