Articles with tag : european-parliament

A big win for a more social Europe! Posted workers will be better protected

After two years of hard and sometimes even frustrating negotiations the European Parliament has today backed the very positive outcome of ‘trilogue’ negotiations on the revision of the Posting of Workers Directive. Who would have thought that? If... Read more

European Parliament AGS report echoes CESI priorities on public social investments

On Tuesday this week, the European Parliament plenary adopted a report on employment and social aspects in the 2018 Annual Growth Survey (AGS), issued by the European Commission last November. CESI Secretary General welcomed the report which echoes long-standing... Read more

Posting of workers: A breakthrough after all

On October 24, the Employment and Social Affairs Ministers of the Member States adopted a general approach regarding the revision of the Posting of Workers Directive. Among others, and differing from the views of the European Parliament, the Councils advocates... Read more

European Parliament calls for better working conditions for prison staff and personnel

On October 5, the European Parliament plenary adopted a report on prison systems and conditions which emphasises the need for better employment and working conditions for prison staff as a precondition for safer, more secure and less tense conditions... Read more

CESI broadly welcomes European Parliament report on a Pillar of Social Rights

CESI broadly welcomes the report adopted by the European Parliament yesterday on a European Pillar of Social Rights. CESI considers that important elements stipulated in the Employment and Social Affairs Committee’s initial draft report were supported... Read more