European Community Services Group (ECSG)

Search Open Yearbook

This information is part of the Open Yearbook, a free service of UIA's subscription-based Yearbook of International Organizations (YBIO). It includes profiles of non-profit organizations working worldwide in all fields of activity. The information contained in the profiles and search functionality of this free service are limited.

The full-featured Yearbook of International Organizations (YBIO) includes over 72,500 organization profiles, additional information in the profiles, sophisticated search functionality and data export. For more information about YBIO, please click here or contact us.

The UIA is a leading provider of information about international non-profit organizations. The aim of the Open Yearbook is to promote the activities of international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) and intergovernmental organizations (IGOs).

Founded

1985

History

1985, at the request of Directorate-General for External Affairs of E-XE2442 - European Commission (EC), as an informal working group within D-XE3351 - BUSINESSEUROPE. Terms of reference agreed, 8 Apr 1986. Also referred to as EC Services Group. Activities taken over by Coalition of Services Industries.

Aims

Represent service exporters within the European Community; provide a forum for discussion of and for seeking to influence international service trade negotiations; make the European Commission aware of practitioners' views and priorities for removing international obstacles to free trade in services.

Events

2 past events available with paid subscription only.

Activities

Available with paid subscription only.

Structure

Group meets once every 6 months, including European Commission officials and other organizations where relevant. Bank of England provides Secretariat; UNICE provides premises for meetings. Chairman and Secretariat (UK). Working parties as required.

Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Available with paid subscription only.

Publications

Available with paid subscription only.

Members

Available with paid subscription only.

Type I Classification

Available with paid subscription only.

Type II Classification

Available with paid subscription only.

Subjects *

Available with paid subscription only.

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 1: No PovertyGOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic GrowthGOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production

UIA Org ID

XE1517

Last News

1997

* Subject classification is derived from the organization names and aims.
** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

You are viewing an organization profile from the Yearbook of International Organizations Online.
← return to your search page to find additional profiles.
Terms of Use

UIA allows users to access and make use of the information contained in its Databases for the user’s internal use and evaluation purposes only. A user may not re-package, compile, re-distribute or re-use any or all of the UIA Databases or the data* contained therein without prior permission from the UIA.

Data from database resources may not be extracted or downloaded in bulk using automated scripts or other external software tools not provided within the database resources themselves. If your research project or use of a database resource will involve the extraction of large amounts of text or data from a database resource, please contact us for a customized solution.

UIA reserves the right to block access for abusive use of the Database.

* Data shall mean any data and information available in the Database including but not limited to: raw data, numbers, images, names and contact information, logos, text, keywords, and links.