The Bureau of the Executive Committee is composed of a Chair and eight other members, with five governmental representatives, on the basis of an equitable geographical distribution, and one parliamentarian, one local and regional authorities representative, one civil society representative and a European Commission/Union representative.

The Bureau monitors the preparation and execution of programmes and report to the Executive Committee. It also prepares the meetings of the Executive Committee, with the assistance of the Centre's Secretariat.

The Bureau shall also carry out any other task entrusted to it by the Executive Committee.

The Bureau meets twice yearly (March and Septembre).


The Bureau was elected at the Executive Committee on 24 June 2011.

Next meeting on 3 October 2013

Meeting on 21 May 2013

Meeting on 21 March 2013

Meeting of the Bureau in its enlarged composition on 14 September 2012

Meeting on 26 March 2012

Meeting on 16 September 2011