European Writers' Council, Brussels

EWC-FAEE AISBL, European Writers' Council, Brussels

Rue d' Arlon 75-77
Brussels, Belgium
1040
Belgium
Phone: +32-2-2868312
Fax: n/a
E-mail: ewc-secretariat@inter.nl.net
Web: http://www.europeanwriterscouncil.eu/

Chief Executive:
Secretary-General: Myriam Diocaretz, PhD
Chief Executive Phone: +32-2-2868312
Chief Executive Email: ewc-secretariat@inter.nl.net

KEY REPRESENTATIVES
EWC President: Nina George
E-mail: georgenina@yahoo.de
Phone: +32-2-2868312

Year operations began:
1977 (Foundation), 1985 (Statutes). New A.I.S.B.L. Constitution in 2006 in Brussels.

Purpose:
Purpose: Safeguarding the professional interests of authors (copyright, authors' rights, social, economic rights, droit moral, contract law, equitable remuneration etc.) in the book and text-sectors; freedom of expression; cultural policy and networking in Europe.

Members:
Members: 44 associations and unions representing writers and literary translators in 28 European countries, working in 31 languages. Full members are writers' and translators' organisations representing either a language (i.e. Academy), or a genre (i.e. fiction, non-fiction, literature for children, educational works, etc.). Associate members can be cultural foundations or organisations within the fields of interest of EWC/FAEE, including collecting societies and collective rights management organisations representing authors only.