Confederation of European Security Services (CoESS)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: Jan Bogemansstraat 249, B-1780 Wemmel
Country: Belgium
Region: Europe
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Research
  • Training

  • Other:'European Social Dialogue, Mobility of Workers'
Short description:
The Confederation of European Security Services (CoESS) is the European umbrella organisation for 30 national private security employers’ associations. It is recognised by the European Commission as a European sectoral social partner in accordance with the European Treaties. CoESS represents 21 EU Member States and a total of 28 countries, which translates into some 50,000 private security companies employing a total of 1.7 million private security employees.
Objective: to represent and defend the interests of companies that provide security services, in particular through involvement in work aimed at the harmonisation of national legislation and regulations concerning the activities of its members.
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