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

NRW representation discusses social challenges of new Commission and EP

During its third symposium on Social Europe (30 October 2014), the Representation of the German Land North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) discussed the challenges the new European Commission and Parliament are facing when it comes to social advancements in Europe.

Only investment will really turn around people’s social situation in Europe

5 Nov 2014, keywords : ,
The European Commission's autumn forecast predict weak growth and very low inflation in the EU for the remainder of 2014.

Criminalisation of air traffic controllers will not help keep skies safe

CESI member, the Air Traffic Controllers European Unions’ Coordination (ATCEUC) strongly condemns the "criminalisation" of aviation accidents or incidents. ATCEUC expresses concerns regarding the public pressures that accompany any crash or... Read more

Nasty train drivers?

In an exclusive comment piece, Rainer Dumont du Voitel, former Vice-President of CESI, shares his opinion on the German train drivers strike and rests his case on trade union pluralism.