The Associate Members and Affiliate Members are paritarian organizations and can be part of the Statutory Commissions. However only the Associate Members have the right to vote. The Associate Members constitute the Managing Board.
The Task Force Members do not have to be paritarian but can only participate in the Task Force groups which are open to any organization who is interested in the works and topics of AEIP.
Moreover, AEIP has established a Network and partnerships (through protocols of cooperation) with social protection organizations outside Europe dealing with similar issues.