Articles Archive

European Commissioners deny 9.8 million workers EU legal minimum standards on information and consultation rights

7 Mar 2018
The Commission has informed the European central government social partners today that it will not  bring their  agreement to the European Council for implementation as a directive. The agreement seeks to plug a gap in EU legislation that excludes workers... Read more

ATCEUC and ETF pursue campaign to maintain the right to strike in air traffic management

7 Mar 2018
The Air Traffic Controllers European Unions Coordination (ATCEUC), which is member of CESI, and the European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) have launched a campaign to oppose the European Commission's recent Communication and Staff Working... Read more

Protect the work-free Sunday!

2 Mar 2018
On the occasion of the European Day for a Work-Free Sunday on March 3, the European Sunday Alliance calls on all its supporters to take action against Sunday Work.

EU Court of Justice rules on ‘stand-by’ services as ‘working time’

1 Mar 2018
On February 21 2018, the European Court of Justice (CJEU) delivered a judgment on the ‘stand-by’ time of volunteer firefighters. The Court took an important stand related to the notion of working time and the scope of the working time directive, stating... Read more

Upcoming on March 7: [email protected] on ‘Digitalisation & future of work: Social protection for all?’

15 Feb 2018
March 7 will see the next edition of CESI's event series '[email protected]' with a lunchtime panel debate on 'Digitalisation & future of work: Social protection for all?' Registration to the event, which will be held jointly together... Read more