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Celebrating 70 years of the European Movement

On 24 and 25 May, the European Movement International (EMI) celebrated its 70th anniversary in The Hague with the two-day event ‘Sharing Europe’. Citizens, policy-makers, trade unions, civil society and business came together to discuss the main issues... Read more

News from the CESI´s Spanish member organisation: Protest of civil servants working in the penitentiary system

Since May 29, ten CSIF representatives have locked themselves in the General Secretariat of Penitentiary Institutions headquarters to bring attention to their cause on fair working conditions.

Meeting of TC Defence: Consider the human factor when framing a European Defence Union!

On June 5th, the yearly meeting of CESI´s Trade Council Defence took place, uniting those trade unions from CESI which represent military and civilian staff within the armed forces.

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

CESI Youth members speak up on the European Education Area

After its ambitious November 2017 Communication on 'Strengthening European identity through education and culture', the European Commission released a so-called 'Education Package', of which a first part was published in early 2018... Read more