Presence in international bodies

CEOE participates through its representatives in different international bodies, in which it voices its opinion in defence of entrepreneurial interests. The most important ones are the following:


Latin American Employers’ Council (CEIB)

International Labour Organization (ILO)

International Organisation of Employers (IOE)

Plenary United Nations Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronics Business 

UN/CEFACT United Nations

Business and Industry Advisory Committee to the OECD (BIAC)


  • Council of Presidents
  • Executive Committee
  • Executive Bureau
  • Permanent Delegates
  • Policy Committees
  • Working Groups


Latin American Employers’ Council (CEIB)

European economic an Social Committee (EESC)

  • Vice-presidency and Table of the Employers’ Group
  • Vice-presidency of the Section on Foreign Relations
  • Specialized Sections
  • Observatories
  • Monitoring Committees with Third Countries and Regions


Advisory Committee on the Free Movement of Workers

Advisory Committee on Vocational and Professional Training

Advisory Committee for Safety, Hygiene and Health Protection at Work

European Social Fund Committee

European Lifelong Learning Programme Committee

European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (DUBLIN Foundation)

  • Management Council
  • Several observatories


Governing Board of the European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training (CEDEFOP)

Board of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (Bilbao’s Agency)

Advisory Committee on Immigrant Workers’ Social Security