Articles Archive

World Public Service Day – Public Service is Work

22 Jun 2018
The UN General Assembly has designated 23 June as Public Service Day. Prestigious UN Public Service Awards are given away on this very day. This award is bestowed on Public Service Day for contributions made to the cause of enhancing the role, prestige... Read more

The Matzak ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union: A positive development regarding the concept of working time

21 Jun 2018
On February 21 2018, the Court of Justice of the European Union delivered a significant verdict in favour of all workers of the European Union who are requested to provide “on-call” services from home. In a guest commentary for CESI, Pierre Joassart,... Read more

Trade Council Central Administration and Finances meets in Brussels

19 Jun 2018
Today CESI's Trade Council 'Central Administration and Finances' (ACF) met in Brussels. Chaired by Wilhelm Gloss, topics on the agenda included minimum wage levels in Europe and the rise in violence against employees of central administrations... Read more

CESI Board: Roberto Di Maulo elected Vice-President of CESI

19 Jun 2018
At its meeting on June 15, the Board of CESI unanimously elected Roberto di Maulo as a Vice-President of CESI. As a representative of the Italian Workers' Autonomous Trade Unions Confederation (Confsal), a founding member organsation of CESI, this... Read more

New CESI Youth Board meets for the first time in Brussels

16 Jun 2018
On June 13 the members of the new CESI Youth Board met for the first time in Brussels. The meeting was fruitful as the work programme for the two years to come was discussed and the topics the CESI Youth will focus on were decided.