The CoR Commission for Social Policy, Education, Employment, Research and Culture (SEDEC) held its 16th meeting on 21 November 2017.
The following discussions and debates took place:
Discussion and adoption of the opinion on "Digital Single Market: Mid-term review", Rapporteur: Alin-Adrian Nica (RO/EPP)
Exchange of views for the opinion on "Strengthening Innovation in Europe's Regions: Strategies for resilient, inclusive and sustainable growth", Rapporteur: Mikel Irujo Amézaga (ES/EA)
Exchange of views with COTER rapporteur Spyros Spyridon (EL/EPP) on the COTER opinion on "Europe on the Move: Labour aspects of road transport"
Debate on "The repercussions of the UK withdrawal from the EU on Local and Regional Authorities" with the participation of Dr Fabian Zuleeg, European Policy Centre (EPC) and Dr Anne Corbett, London School of Economics and Political Science
Presentation and exchange of views on ARLEM draft report on "Women's empowerment in the Mediterranean region" by ARLEM rapporteur Mary Freehill (PES/IE)