European Union Experts is an association of former staff of the European Commission and other Institutions of the European Union. EUE (www.euexperts.eu) is a Belgian NGO working, since 2001, as a network of “Seconded National Experts”. It has always been involved in EU projects, technical assistance, training, institutional strengthening and on the enhancement of the experience of member-state experts working in Brussels for the European Commission.
European Union Expert (EUE) was officially founded in 2005 by Clenad’s will to create an association focused on building a solid network between current and former EU officials during and after their work-period in Brussels. Since 2012, EUE started being involved in communitarian organization, initiatives for Active Citizenship, youth support, trainings, information & dissemination activities and professional development.
The Association uses strengthening the experience gained by its members in the European institutions and public bodies, promotes the ideals of European integration in societies, national administrations, institutions and organizations for a mutual convergence benefit.
Eastern and Southern Europe remains the focal areas of EUE activity. The objective is to strengthen local institutions concerning public/private sector, SMEs and their access to EU funds through project management, good practices and benchmarking. This organization consists in a coordination headquarter in Brussels and other main offices in Italy (Florence), Romania (Bucharest) and Bulgaria (Sofia), where experts and partners operate and recently graduated students are trained on EU issues under the wise supervision of the GM and European international specialists.