CESI celebrates 25-year anniversary

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This week, CESI celebrated its 25-year anniversary. During a ceremony on Tuesday evening, the CESI leadership and General Secretariat welcomed representatives from member organisations and European stakeholder groups, long-standing companions, current... Read more

Maternity leave, youth policy & public sector support: CESI speaks to MEP Terry Reintke

A good year into her first mandate as MEP, Terry Reintke has established herself as an outspoken and well-noted promoter of gender equality and social justice in European politics. CESI met with her to speak about her views on EU social and employment... Read more

CESI Presidium & Board: Helen Adriani elected new Vice-President, CESI position on trade agreements finalised

On Tuesday and Wednesday this week, CESI held the last Presidium and Board meetings of the year. Next to discussions about current political hot topics and CESI's positioning in their regards, they saw the election of Helen Adriani, President of... Read more

Commission to refuse a new EU gender equality strategy? CESI and EWL send joint letter to Luxembourgish Council Presidency

News has spread that the European Commission does not intend to adopt a renewed EU Gender Equality Strategy as a successor to the current strategy that runs out at the end of the year. Ahead of a discussion on this topic at an EPSCO Council meeting upcoming... Read more

AGS 2016: Cautious thumbs up on social investments – but what about support for public sector workers?

Last week, the European Commission published the 2016 Annual Growth Survey (AGS), jumpstarting the European Semester process for the year 2016. Compared to the preceding 2015 edition, CESI noted some substantial improvements regarding social investments.... Read more