Articles with tag : social-investment

European Commission roadmap to deepen the EMU: CESI expresses cautious optimism

On Wednesday, the European Commission published a long-awaited roadmap for deepening Europe's Economic and Monetary Union (EMU). Referring to a "window of opportunity" for action, the European Commission proposes to establish a European... Read more

European Semester Autumn Package: Promising shift in language in the 2018 Annual Growth Survey

On November 22, the European Commission published this years' European Semester Autumn Package. The package, which includes the 2018 Annual Growth Survey (AGS), jumpstarts the next European Semester, the EU's annual cycle of national economic... Read more

Juncker’s State of the Union speech: Implementation and financing of the Social Pillar key for CESI

In the frame of a his yearly State of the Union address to the European Parliament plenary, Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today stated that "the wind is back in Europe's sails." In a first reaction, CESI Secretary General Klaus... Read more

Klaus Heeger at the European Economic and Social Committee: “Seize the Pillar of Social Rights and hold governments accountable”

At a conference on the implementation of the European Pillar of Social Rights in the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) last week, CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger called on civil society organisations and trade unions to seize the new European... Read more

CESI, Social Platform & Eurodiaconia continue to drive the agenda for more public social investments in the Member States

On Tuesday last week CESI, Eurodiaconia and Social Platform held a high-level meeting with key stakeholders and decision-makers from the European institutions to discuss ways to promote more public social investments in the Member States.