Participation of social CSOs in the OMC inclusion: how does it affect European governance and CSOs themselves?

Aida Kisunaite
Participation of civil society actors in the OMC process in one of dominant strands in current debate on the OMC. In this paper we aim to understand how social CSOs participate in the OMC inclusion; how participation changes the original role of CSOs in European policy making; and what kind of inter-organisational relations emerge between national and European CSOs. At the European level we study four European networks: EAPN, FEANTSA, Eurochild, and EDF. At the...