Consumers & Environment Category (CEC)

Cillian Lohan, CEO of the Green Economy Foundation, was unanimously elected as spokesperson of the Consumers & Environment Category (CEC) today at the European Economic and Social Committee.

The category works to make sure that consumer rights and protection of the environment are considered in documents proposed by the European Commission. It also provides a forum for the discussion of policies implemented in the particpants’ own countries.

Cillian will be working on the ‘Environment’ element and Spanish member Bernardo Hern├índez Bataller (Secretary General of the Association of Communication Users) on the “Consumers” element.