Articles Archive

CESI messages to the Gothenburg Social Summit

16 Nov 2017
On the occasion of tomorrow's Gothenburg Social Summit, the Presidium of CESI adopted messages on key priorities that CESI considers vital for a more social Europe: A joint, dedicated implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights by governments,... Read more

CESI Trade Council on ‘Health’ shapes its European health agenda: privatisation and digitalisation are key priorities

13 Nov 2017
Since the peak of the global financial crisis in 2008, all European Union Member States had to address the issues of shrinking budgets for healthcare and increasing needs of the care sector. The CESI trade council ‘Health’ brought together representatives... Read more

CESI’s Trade Council ‘Defence’ on the future of the European Defence Union: More rights for citizens in uniform & parliamentary oversight

11 Nov 2017
On the occasion of its last meeting, CESI´s Trade Council “Defence” dealt with the current state of affairs in defence matters. In particular the new reflection paper in European defence as well as new initiatives and proposals, among them also legislative... Read more

CESI meets Commissioner Bulc to discuss right to strike in air traffic management

9 Nov 2017
On Tuesday, November 7, CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger together with a delegation of CESI's member organisation ATCEUC, the Air Traffic Controllers European Union Coordination, met with the European Commissioner for Transport, Violeta Bulc,... Read more

CESI responds to second phase EU social partner consultation on a revision of the Written Statement Directive

8 Nov 2017
On Friday, November 3, the European Commission's second phase EU social partner consultation on a revision of the Written Statement Directive 91/533/EEC came to a close. As part of the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights, this... Read more