Articles Archive

Meeting of TC Defence: Consider the human factor when framing a European Defence Union!

On June 5th, the yearly meeting of CESI´s Trade Council Defence took place, uniting those trade unions from CESI which represent military and civilian staff within the armed forces.

A big win for a more social Europe! Posted workers will be better protected

After two years of hard and sometimes even frustrating negotiations the European Parliament has today backed the very positive outcome of ‘trilogue’ negotiations on the revision of the Posting of Workers Directive. Who would have thought that? If... Read more

CESI Youth members speak up on the European Education Area

After its ambitious November 2017 Communication on 'Strengthening European identity through education and culture', the European Commission released a so-called 'Education Package', of which a first part was published in early 2018... Read more

Feedback consultation on Whistle-blowers legislation proposal

On 23rd of April 2018, the Commission presented a proposal for a directive on whistle-blower protection followed by a public consultation. CESI´s main positions are to be found here.

Working time, violence, dangerous substances: Health Services Trade Council discusses employment challenges in healthcare in Europe

At CESI's last Health Services Trade Council meeting on May 17 in Podgorica, Montenegro, hosted by the Montenegrin Trade Union of Physicians (SDMCG), CESI's affiliates representing workers in the healthcare services discussed current challenges... Read more