Articles with tag : social-europe

CESI messages to the Gothenburg Social Summit

On the occasion of tomorrow's Gothenburg Social Summit, the Presidium of CESI adopted messages on key priorities that CESI considers vital for a more social Europe: A joint, dedicated implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights by governments,... Read more

60th anniversary of the Rome Treaties: A real social dimension as the key to a successful EU

In advance of the celebrations of the 60th anniversary of the Rome Treaties on March 25, the Presidium of the European Confederation of Independent Trade Unions (CESI) has adopted a resolution on the need of a real social dimension as the key to a successful... Read more

International Workers’ Day: Quo vadis, Europe?

On the occasion of this year's International Workers' Day, CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger recalls the long way that the EU still has to go to realise fair working conditions for all.

Withdrawal of Maternity leave proposal: Disappointing for women & families, tragic for social Europe

Today, the European Commission withdrew its legislative proposal for a revised maternity leave directive. For CESI, which during the past months fought hard against a withdrawal, this is not only a disappointing sign for all young and prospective mothers.... Read more

EU 2020 Strategy is further off-track to deliver inclusive, sustainable, equal and social EU, writes EU Semester Alliance to EU Council

The EU Alliance for a democratic, social and sustainable European Semester -also called ‘Semester Alliance-’ addressed a letter yesterday to Heads of States and top EU officials ahead of the EU Council next 25 & 26 June on the endorsement of the... Read more