19 April 2014


Xavier VERBOVEN Contact this member
Member of the European Economic and Social Committee since 10 October 1990
Declaration of interest
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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
SOC/448 -The involvement and participation of older people in societyView opinions
SOC/464 - UN Convention - Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesView opinions
SOC/490 - Public Employment Services (PES)View opinions
27th Meeting of the ACP-EU Economic and Social Interest Groups
ACP-EU Follow-up Committee
Vice President of
SOC Bureau
Rapporteur of
SOC/506 – EU Justice Policy
SOC/345 - Protection of workers – asbestos
SOC/498 – Procedural rights package View opinions
Member of
Labour Market Observatory (LMO)
REX/383 - Securing essential imports for the EUView opinions
REX/390 - US FTA
SOC/423 - Articles 11.1 and 11.2 of the Lisbon TreatyView opinions
SOC/445 – Potential of young people with high intellectual abilitiesView opinions
SOC/466 - Eurodac
SOC/472 - European Year of Mental HealthView opinions
SOC/484 – Admission of third country nationalsView opinions
SOC/503 – Youth employment measures – Best practices
SOC/507 – Social dialogue in the context of the EMU
SOC/509 – Institutions for Occupational Retirement Pensions
Ad Hoc Group on Disability
DELEGATION - CEPS Ideas Lab "Does Europe matter?"
EESC participation Civil Society Consultative Committee EU-Cariforum
Europe 2020 Steering Committee
European Dimension of Universities
European Integration Forum
Pilot Study on EU Policies for Youth Employment
REX/269 - Follow-up Committee on International Trade
SC/037 - Dialogue on values
SOC/348 - Immigration and Integration
Universities for Europe