CESI to host Erasmus+ seminar on civic engagement of young persons in trade unions

5 Feb 2016
On March 3-4, CESI will host a seminar on ‘Youth and the unions: An example of participation in democratic life’.

A positive signal: European Parliament calls for an exclusion of public services from TiSA and other future trade agreements

4 Feb 2016
Yesterday, the European Parliament's plenary adopted its own-initiative report on recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA). The report calls to exclude public services from the agreement.... Read more

New CESI position on trade and investment agreements available

29 Jan 2016
A new CESI position paper on EU free trade and investment agreements, adopted by the CESI Presidium and Board in December 2015, is now available in CESI's five working languages.

CESI Programme Commission meets to discuss work priorities for 2016

28 Jan 2016
Today, CESI's Programme Commission met to discuss CESI's work priorities and main activities for the year 2016.

New Anti-tax avoidance package: A step in the right direction but also only just a start

28 Jan 2016
Today, the European Commission released its Anti-Tax Avoidance Package. It is part of the Commission's ambitious agenda for fairer, simpler and more effective corporate taxation in the EU and follows the final OECD’s 2015 Base erosion and profit... Read more