Wednesday, 07 October 2009

Civil society come face to face with Barroso on EU priorities

NGOs and trade unions met with European Commission President José Manuel Barroso at a Brussels conference held by the Spring Alliance, the EU’s largest civil society coalition. The meeting came with high expectations in the social and environmental fields as well as on the international scene, as the world enters a critical phase: deep in economic crisis, with EU unemployment at a ten-year high and climate change an indisputable reality.

Source: Concord