The week in Strasbourg: Parliamentary roundup

This week the European Parliament held its plenary session in Strasbourg. With a vote to get rid of the Junker Commission after only 4 weeks and a visit from the Pope, MEPs had a lot to debate.

National trade unions need more young people involved, CESI Youth Representative

24 Nov 2014, keywords :
On 15 and 16 November, CESI member organisation MKKSz launched its first Youth Congress in order to encourage more young people to take an active role in trade unions in Hungary.

A new Transport Commissioner, the same disappointing approach

21 Nov 2014, keywords :
After the appointment of the new Commission, CESI member ATCEUC expected some fresh ideas. Two weeks in and the new European Commissioner of Transport, Violeta Bulc, is repeating the same misleading statements.

Trade Council Post and Telecoms defends postal universal services

During the ERGP workshop on postal universal services in Bucharest on 19 November, the President of the CESI Trade Council Post and Telecoms Manfred Wiedner and CESI Director Bert van Caelenberg defended the maintenance of postal universal services,... Read more

New Deal 4 Europe conference debate with Michel Aglietta

In a conference-debate in the CESI premises in Brussels (29 September 2014), the European citizens’ initiative for a European Special Plan for Sustainable Development and Employment New Deal 4 Europe presented the French economist Michel Aglietta -... Read more