The European Of to represent the interests of the BAGFW with respect to the European Union (EU). This includes providing information and lobbying the EU institutions, as well as the early provision of welfare-related and social-policy-related information from the EU to the BAGFW and its associations; the aim in this is also to contribute to greater transparency in respect of EU decision-making processes. Furthermore, the duties include the clarification of the role and tasks of welfare associations in the Member States and in the EU, and positioning the Non-Statutory Welfare Services at European level. To this extent the BAGFW participates intensively in European processes of discussion by providing formal opinions, contributions to consultation processes and also papers stating its position.
Federal Association of Non-Statutory Welfare Services (BAGFW)
EU Representative Of
rue De Pascale 4 – 6
Phone: +32 (0)2 230 45 00
Fax: +32 (0)2 280 27 78