CEDAG - Comité Européen des Associations d'intérêt Général - European Council for non-profit organisations

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WARNING: As this organisation lists one or more EP accredited lobbyists, it may not be probable that its lobbying costs are lower than €10,000.

Lobbying Costs


Financial year: Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.5 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    CEDAG - Comité Européen des Associations d'intérêt Général - European Council for non-profit organisations   (CEDAG)

    EU Transparency Register

    1815241602-21 First registered on 03 Nov 2008

    Goals / Remit

    CEDAG - The European Council for non-profit organisations (Comité européen des associations d’intérêt général), was created in Brussels in 1989 by a number of associations, civil society and umbrella organisations from various EU Member States. It was established as a network to provide the voice for the non-profit sector at the European level on specific issues which are common to all non-profit organisations and associations. For many years CEDAG has closely followed policy developments in the area of social policy, but over the last few years this focus area has been prioritised even further.

    CEDAG’s members are national and regional umbrella bodies, involved in social fields of activities such as education, citizenship, culture, social and health issues, environmental issues, consumer protection and sport, uniting a big number of organisations with millions of members and, taking into account the informal networks with the new Member States, this number is likely to be m (...)

    Main EU files targeted

    European semester
    Services of general interest
    Active Inclusion strategy
    Social investment package
    Social business initiative
    Poverty platform
    Civil dialogue
    Participatory democracy
    Social services providers
    Social economy


    Head Office
    c/o UNIPSO Rue du Congrès, 37-41
    Bruxelles B-1000 - 3
    EU Office
    c/o UNIPSO Rue du Congrès, 37-41
    Bruxelles B-1000 - 3


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    All Lobbyists with EP accreditation over time

    0 accreditations were / are live (in bold) for the selected state of 29 Sep 2023

    Name Start date End Date
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 14 Jul 2020 14 Jul 2021
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 18 Jun 2019 01 Jul 2020
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 23 May 2018 23 May 2019
    Mr Thibault Koten 29 Mar 2018 01 Oct 2018
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 09 Jun 2017 23 May 2018
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 21 Jun 2016 19 Jun 2017
    Ms Lina D'Amico 04 Jun 2015 01 Jun 2016
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 04 Jun 2015 01 Jun 2016
    Ms Lina D'Amico 07 Feb 2014 06 Feb 2015
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 03 Jul 2014 04 Jun 2015
    Mrs Lina D'Amico 07 Feb 2014 27 Jan 2015
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 07 Jun 2013 06 Jun 2014
    Mr Patrick Debucquois 20 Apr 2012 01 Dec 2012

    Complementary Information

    CEDAG Board members and staff are involved on a voluntary basis and with the support of member organisations.

    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

  • Networking





    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2021 - Dec 2021

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year


    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for current year

    None declared

    Closed year Costs

    0€ - 10,000€

    Other financial info

    None declared

  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)


    Groups (European Parliament)

    Social economy
    Extreme poverty
    Social services providers

    Other activities

    Social Policy
    SGI and more specifically SSGI and HSGI
    Active Inclusion
    Integration and anti-discrimination policies
    Social Economy
    Civil Dialogue at national and European Level
    European Governance and European Charter for Civil Society
    Future of the EU and the role of Civil Society in this context
    Participatory Democracy
    European Statute of Association
    Corporate Social Responsability
    Satellite Accounts for NPOs
    Public Procurement
    Company Law
    Social services providers

  • Meetings


    None declared

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