European Council: The public sector and social investments must drive the EFSI and the European Semester!
20 Mar 2015, keywords : Council of the EU/European Council, Economic and fiscal policy, European institutions and agencies, European Semester, Social investmentOn the occasion of today’s discussions in the European Council, CESI regrets the lack of ambition and boldness expressed by the European leaders to acknowledge the role of social investments and public expenditure and the importance of the public administrations... Read more
17 Mar 2015, keywords : Council of the EU/European Council, Employment and social policy, European institutions and agencies, Social EuropeIn the run-up to the Luxembourgish Council Presidency in the second half of 2015, CESI’s President Romain Wolff and General-Secretary Klaus Heeger yesterday met for an exchange of views with the Luxembourgish Prime Minister Xavier Bettel in order to... Read more
16 Mar 2015, keywords : Economic and fiscal policy, European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound), European institutions and agenciesOn March 10, the EU agency EUROFOUND (European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions) published a review entitled ‘Restructuring in the public sector’. It shows the extent to which public sector workers in Europe were hit... Read more
10 Mar 2015, keywords : CESI Commission 'Employment and Social Affairs' (SOC), CESI Commission 'Women's Rights and Gender Equality' (FEMM), CESI memberships and affiliations, CESI Trade Councils and Commissions, Employment and social policy, European Commission, European institutions and agencies, European Women's Lobby (EWL), Gender equalityThe joint meeting of the CESI Women’s Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM) and Employment and Social Affairs (SOC) Committees took place today in Brussels at CESI’s premises. The participants assessed the work new European Commission and the European... Read more