The Presidents Board is composed of the President and three Vice Presidents. Each Vice President is a representative of one of the three groups.

This governing body of ESC discusses and submits with the plenary session resolutions on current issues of the economic and social policy of the civil society, the drafts of the ESC’s Rules of Procedure, the annual plan for work, the annual report on ESC's work and other drafts of documents related to the work of the Council.

At least three members of the Presidents Board constitute a quorum for a sitting. The decisions are adopted by unanimity.




is the “bridge” between citizens and the national government. Its mission is to support such “bridging” so as to facilitate the communication between the society and the national government. It is the new and modern institution of the civil dialogue.

The ESC's mission is to promote civil society organisations access to and involvement in the process of decision-making on strategic economic and social issues.

The main goal of ESC's operation is to enable different representatives of organised civil society to feel free to state their views whereas unanimity on matters of common interest is encouraged. The Council expresses and protects civil society interests by communicating agreed statements and proposals submitted by its members to the executive and legislative authorities.

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