Youth unemployment falling but problems far from over

14 Nov 2014, keywords :
EU-wide youth unemployment fell to 21.6% in September 2014. This is down from 23.5% in September 2013, according to new figures issued by the Eurobarometer.

EU-Asia Dialogue: CESI contributes to social cohesion debate

13 Nov 2014, keywords :
Last week (3-4 November) CESI took part in a conference on Social Cohesion and Migrants’ Integration in Singapore, as part of project on EU-Asia dialogue.

Under the spotlight: Juncker answers critics on Luxleaks tax evasion schemes

This week, under pressure from the media, the European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker finally spoke to the media and faced MEPs in Brussels on questions over a conflict of interest between the Commission investigations into the tax systems employed... Read more

European solutions to austerity exist but the political will does not

7 Nov 2014, keywords :
100,000 people are reported to have taken part in a Brussels demonstration yesterday (6 November) to protest against new austerity-led government measures.

Lasting concerns on how TTIP might impact on trade unions

6 Nov 2014, keywords :
What is does the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) mean for trade unions? This was the main focus for debate as the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung foundation presented a new study at an event held at the Representation of the State of Hessen... Read more