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

EU agency report on the exploitation of migrant workers shows CESI’s work on fair labour mobility is more important than ever

Today, the EU's Vienna-based Fundamental Rights Agency (FRA) published a study report which shows just how widespread the exploitation of migrant workers is in the EU. Analysing the report reveals that CESI is setting right priorities with its work... Read more

CESI & EUROMIL on June European Council on security and defence challenges: Do not make the EU’s defence a victim of austerity!

On June 25-26, the European Council will convene to discuss the EU's future security and defence priorities - especially in relation to continuing terrorist threats and uncertain future political, economic and military relations with Russia. On this... Read more

Social Platform and CESI on INTA TTIP vote: Thumbs up for public services protection, but ISDS compromise is far from ideal

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Social Platform and CESI, the European Confederation of Independent Trade Unions, welcome yesterday’s [28 May] vote in the European Parliament's International Trade (INTA) committee which recommends excluding public services from the Transatlantic... Read more

CESI welcomes EP Trade committee recommendation to exclude public services from TTIP

CESI strongly welcomes today's vote in the European Parliament's International Trade (INTA) Committee to recommend to exclude public services from TTIP.