European Semester’s 2015 Country-specific recommendations released: Scrutiny forthcoming

Today, the European Commission issued the European Semester's 2015 country specific recommendations (CSRs). CESI, as part of its work in the European Semester Alliance, will now carefully check whether the Commission's advocacy of a "stronger"... Read more

Visit to the Belgian parliament: EU Trade Commissioner issues further signals to protect public services in TTIP

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Yesterday, in a speech to the Belgian national parliament, EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström confirmed past statements of hers that signal a comprehensive protection of public services under TTIP. CESI welcomes such commitments, believing that... Read more

CESI hosts visit to the EU for its member DBwV (German Armed Forces Association)

Last week, CESI together with the Karl-Theodor-Molinari Foundation hosted a two-day visit to the EU for the federal and regional executive boards of one of its members, the DBwV (German Armed Forces Association)*. With discussion rounds with experts at... Read more

IG Public services conference: CESI hopes for continued Commission support to protect public services in TiSA

During yesterday's inaugural conference of the European Parliament's Intergroup 'Common goods and public services', the European Commission tried to reassure that the protection of public services in Europe will be dealt with with... Read more

[email protected]: Radicalisation must be prevented through improved social inclusion at all levels, experts say

Today, CESI hosted another edition of its lunchtime event series '[email protected]'. This time experts discussed with the audience about how public services in Europe may be enabled to better prevent and counter radicalisation among the citizenry -... Read more