CESI Trade council ‘Security’ deliberates on needs of workers in the security sector

18 Mar 2016
On Wednesday this week, CESI’s Trade council ‘Security’ convened for its annual meeting in Brussels. The Trade council, CESI’s main members’ forum to discuss challenges in EU internal security policy, deliberated on several challenges related... Read more

CESI Trade council ‘Justice’ addresses working conditions & labour rights in the justice sector

16 Mar 2016
Yesterday, CESI’s Trade council ‘Justice’ held its annual meeting. This year, CESI’s principal members’ forum to discuss developments in EU justice policy addressed several important challenges related to working conditions and labour rights... Read more

CESI Trade council ‘Defence’ discusses political priorities of armed forces personnel

14 Mar 2016
Today CESI’s Trade council ‘Defence’ met for its annual meeting in Brussels. This time, CESI’s members’ forum for deliberation and internal positioning on EU defence policy saw lively discussions on several key political priorities of armed... Read more

Commission proposal on a targeted revision of the posting of workers directive: Some good, some bad

11 Mar 2016
Earlier this week, the Commission published a proposal for a targeted revision of the EU posting of workers directive. According to CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger, the proposal contains useful suggestions but also stops short of the objective to... Read more

Kirsten Lühmann on the International Women’s Day: ‘Step it up for gender equality!’

8 Mar 2016
March 8 is International Women’s Day. Celebrated under the auspices of the UN every year since 1977, the day has become an instrumental tool for the UN to remind of persisting gender equalities across the globe. This year’s theme is ‘Planet 50-50... Read more