Meeting of the International Labour Organisation in Oslo

12 Apr 2013
A loss of confidence from European citizens in the institutions, the serious issue of unemployment and the highly anticipated return to a genuine social dialogue were among the main themes of the ILO conference. CESI President Romain Wolff participated... Read more

Austerity harms social dialogue, Commission report reveals

11 Apr 2013
A report published this week by the European Commission reveals the detrimental changes which have occurred to industrial relations across Europe as a result of the economic practices adopted by governments in recent years. Compared with the 2010 publication,... Read more

Portugal: The long and painful path of austerity

4 Apr 2013
In an article written for Euractiv this month CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger writes “If the conclusions from the last EU summit refer to the ´social challenge´ of unemployment, the European Commission can now be considered the more realistic... Read more