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Profile of registrant

Workability Europe

Identification number in the register: 33927771857-85
Registration date: 18/06/09 17:05:42

The information on this organisation was last modified on 24/09/14 13:35:00
The date of the last annual update was 06/06/14 07:14:04

Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

Name/company name: Workability Europe
Legal status: Association under Dutch Law - kuk27196404
Website address:


Section: III - Non-governmental organisations
and more precisely: Non-governmental organisations, platforms and networks and similar

Person with legal responsibility

Surname, Name: Marjatta Varanka
Position: President

Permanent person in charge of EU relations

Surname, Name: Marjatta Varanka
Position: President

Contact details:

Contact details of organisation's head office: 34 c/o VLAB, Goossensvest 
Tienen 3300
Telephone number: (+32) 16827640
Fax number: (+32) 
Other contact information: Workability Europe is the largest employer organisation for people with disabilities

Goals / remit

Goals / remit of the organisation: Workability Europe is the largest employer body representing providers of work and employment services to people with disabilities in Europe. It has 37 member organisations located in more than 20 countries. The growing membership provides work programmes for over 1 million persons with a disability every year.

Workability Europe aims to be recognised as the European leader in promoting and providing employment and work participation for people with disabilities.

Our vision is for a European society in which equal employment opportunities are a reality for people with disabilities.
The organisation's fields of interests are:
  • national
  • European
  • global

Number of persons engaged in activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register

Number of persons: 2
Complementary information: Marjatta Varanka, The President of Workability Europe, phone: +358 50 5164 485

Stef de Cock, (VLAB), Board Member, +32 16 82 76 40

Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons


Main EU initiatives covered the year before by activities falling under the scope of the Transparency Register:

Policy analysis; research: advocacy; interest representation around the Public Procurement Directive, State Aid Regulations, Multi-Annual Financial Framework, European Social Fund, the Voluntary European Quality Framework for Social Services.

Fields of interest for e-mail alerts on consultations and roadmaps;

Fields declared by the organisation:
  • Consumer Affairs
  • Economic and Financial Affairs
  • Education
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Enterprise
  • Justice and Fundamental Rights
  • Public Health
  • Regional Policy
  • Youth


Total number of members that are natural persons: 0
Number of member organisations: 0
Member organisations (Number of members) :
The organisation has members/is represented in the following country(countries):

Complementary information: All the members are registered organisations.


Information on (i) organisation's membership of any associations/federations/confederations or (ii) relationships to other bodies in formal or informal networks.

Social Platform
Social Services Europe
European Disability Forum

Financial data

Financial year: 01/2013 - 12/2013
Total budget: 223,296
of which public financing: 47,440
- from European sources:
- Procurement:
- Grants: 47,440
- from national sources:
- from local/regional sources:
from other sources: 175,856
- donations:
- contributions from members: 105,051
Other income : 70,805
Estimated costs to the organisation directly related to representing interests to EU institutions in that year: 250000  € - 300000  €
Other (financial) information provided by the organisation:

Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.