Conference round-up: CESI high-level event discusses how to prevent radicalisation and terrorism

16 Dec 2015
Yesterday, CESI together with its member organisation Alliance Police Nationale (the French police trade union) hosted a high-level conference in Paris on the prevention of radicalisation and terrorism in Europe. With the participation of the French Interior... Read more

CESI Post & Telecom Trade Council adopts positions on TTIP and flexible working time

11 Dec 2015
Today, CESI’s Trade council ‘Post & Telecom’ – the internal forum of debate and deliberation of CESI’s postal and telecom sector member organisations – held its second (and last) meeting of the year. During the meeting, current developments,... Read more

Busy day at ECOFIN – but no progress on a financial transaction tax

10 Dec 2015
On Tuesday this week, the ECOFIN Council met to deliberate on several big dossiers, including a proposal on a financial transaction tax (FTT). It was a busy day at ECOFIN which, in CESI's view, unfortunately did not see much progress towards an FTT.... Read more

CESI meets with affiliate EESC members to fine-tune cooperation and collaboration

9 Dec 2015
Today, the CESI General Secretariat met with affiliates represented as members in the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC). The objective of the meeting was to discuss in detail about avenues of cooperation and collaboration on topics of shared... Read more

EPSCO Council: CESI welcomes call for real EU gender equality strategy

8 Dec 2015
Finding very clear words, the EPSCO Council yesterday called on the Commission to bin its informal working document on gender equality engagement and come forward with a comprehensive EU gender equality strategy for 2016-2019. Prior to the Council's... Read more