Brussels, Istanbul, Ankara, …: CESI condemns brutal and coward attacks on civilians

In the light of the today's terrorist attacks in Brussels and the recent bombings in Ankara and Istanbul, CESI's Secretary General Klaus Heeger reiterates his dismay about the increasing occurrence of violent attacks on civilians in Europe and... Read more

EU-Turkey summit: A deal – but many questions remain

Last Friday, the EU heads of state and government convened in Brussels for a summit with a delegation of the Turkish government to find a deal on an effective migration management at the Greek-Turkish border. The deal that was agreed on is a signal that... Read more

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

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

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

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