European Parliament joins CESI’s and social stakeholders’ calls for a renewed EU gender equality strategy

On Tuesday this week, the European Parliament adopted a resolution that calls for an ambitious action plan to succeed the EU gender equality strategy 2010-2015. Along with other social stakeholders, CESI welcomes this resolution, which, even if non-binding,... Read more

College orientation debate on employment challenges: Good words welcome, but what counts is action

Yesterday [June 9], the European Commission's college of commissioners held an orientation debate to establish how the EU can best address existing employment challenges in Europe. CESI's welcomes this orientation debate whole-heatedly, believing... Read more

Lühmann: Don’t give up on maternity leave reform

In the context of the announcement by the European Commission that it will withdraw its maternity leave directive proposal if no progress is made on the file in negotiations between the European Parliament and the Council of Ministers by this summer,... Read more

CESI’s Trade Council ‘Central administration and finances’ calls to invest in national tax administrations

Yesterday, the 2015 meeting of CESI’s Trade Council ‘Central administration and finances’ (ACF) took place in Brussels. Addressing questions about the functioning of the EU sectoral social dialogue committee ‘Central government administrations’... Read more

Commission conference ‘A social agenda for transport’: Yes, we need adequate EU institutional support for sectoral social dialogue!

Today, the European Commissions hosted a long-awaited high-level conference on 'A social agenda for transport'. During a panel discussion dealing specifically with the role of sectoral social dialogue in the transport sector, sectoral social... Read more