Articles with tag : european-defence-union

European Parliament holds hearing on worker rights for soldiers

Yesterday, the European Parliament's Security and Defence Committee held a public hearing on improved worker rights of soldiers in Europe. The hearing came at a timely moment, with the implementation of the European Defence Union advancing swiftly... Read more

CESI to German Ministry of Defence: Human factor decisive for success of European Defence Union

On April 23, a CESI delegation composed of CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger and the President and Vice-President of CESI's Trade Council Defence, Thomas Sohst and Wolfram Kamm, met with the Secretary of State of the German Ministry of Defence,... Read more

CESI supports the creation of PESCO and more cooperation in defence

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On December 11 the Council adopted a decision to establish the Permanent Structured Cooperation (PESCO), as laid down in the Lisbon Treaty. This framework of cooperation will enable the 25 Member States party to the decision* to work more closely to "develop... Read more

CESI’s Trade Council ‘Defence’ on the future of the European Defence Union: More rights for citizens in uniform & parliamentary oversight

On the occasion of its last meeting, CESI´s Trade Council “Defence” dealt with the current state of affairs in defence matters. In particular the new reflection paper in European defence as well as new initiatives and proposals, among them also legislative... Read more