Articles with tag : information-and-consultation

CESI supports EPSU legal suit against the European Commission over information and consultation rights for central government administration employees

In March, the European Commission stated its refusal to bring an agreement of the European sectoral social dialogue committee 'Central Government Administration' on information and consultation rights for central government administration employees... Read more

European Commissioners deny 9.8 million workers EU legal minimum standards on information and consultation rights

The Commission has informed the European central government social partners today that it will not  bring their  agreement to the European Council for implementation as a directive. The agreement seeks to plug a gap in EU legislation that excludes workers... Read more

Commission consultation of social partners: CESI stresses the need to include public administrations in the EU legislative framework on information and consultation of workers

Last week, the European Commission launched a consultation of the social partners to obtain their views about possible action regarding a strengthening of the existing EU legislation on the information and consultation of workers at national level.* As... Read more

Social dialogue is democracy in the workplace. So, is democracy ‘red tape’?

Today (14 October 2014) the High Level Group on Administrative Burdens, led by Edmund Stoiber, released its report on advising the Commission on how to reduce pursue what it calls ‘smart regulation’ and a reduction of administrative burdens.