Articles Archive

Klaus Heeger at the European Economic and Social Committee: “Seize the Pillar of Social Rights and hold governments accountable”

19 Jul 2017
At a conference on the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights in the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) last week, CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger called on civil society organisations and trade unions to seize the new European... Read more

CESI, Social Platform & Eurodiaconia continue to drive the agenda for more public social investments in the Member States

17 Jul 2017
On Tuesday last week CESI, Eurodiaconia and Social Platform held a high-level meeting with key stakeholders and decision-makers from the European institutions to discuss ways to promote more public social investments in the Member States.

CESI to participate in EU sectoral social dialogue on postal services

12 Jul 2017
On Monday this week, CESI's Secretary General Klaus Heeger signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Regional Secretary of UNI Europa, Oliver Roethig, on a participation of CESI in the EU sectoral social dialogue committee 'Postal services'... Read more

Trade Council ‘Central Administration and Finances’ meets in Rome

30 Jun 2017
The re-constitutive meeting of CESI's Trade Council 'Central Administration and Finances' (ACF) following the Congress in December last year took place on June 27 in Rome. With the help of the CESI member organisation CONSFAL-UNSA, the... Read more

CESI contributions to first phase social partner consultations on access to social protection and a possible revision of the Written statement directive

30 Jun 2017
On June 23, CESI delivered its responses to the European Commission's first phase social partner consultations on a possible revision of the Written statement directive and on new measures for a better access to social protection for all. The European... Read more