The jobless recovery – Time for the EU to learn its lesson

31 Mar 2014, keywords :
This week, the European Commission's review on the Employment and Social situation reveals that the slow recovery has not brought jobs and has not improved social conditions in Europe. Last week, the European Council met to discuss industrial competitiveness,... Read more

The world of work for women is not the world of work for men

`The world of work for women is not the world of work for men` were the opening lines from Eurofound’s representative Barbara Gerstenberger. Ms. Gerstenberger was addressing the difficult reality of gender issues in the workplace at CESI’s FEMM/SOC... Read more

68 is too late

20 Mar 2014, keywords :
On 19 March 2014, the POA (Professional Trades Union for Prison, Correctional and Secure Psychiatric Workers) held a mass rally in London. Judiciary staff took the opportunity to denounce the actions of the British government which put the quality of... Read more

Youth representative campaigns on quality employment for young people

20 Mar 2014, keywords :
On 10th March Matthäus Fandrejewski, the CESI Youth Representative, participated in the EU Youth Conference in Thessaloniki (Greece), joining young representatives and policy-makers to discuss and put forward concrete proposals for policy actions. Matthäus... Read more

The longest sending-off in football history

19 Mar 2014
Last week (Thursday 13 March), Uli Hoeness, the former Germany international and president of Bayern Munich, was convicted of tax fraud to the tune of more 27€ million. The prosecutor, calling this a particularly grave case of tax evasion, urged for... Read more