EU Equal Pay Day 2018: At snail’s speed from November 3 to November 4

4 Nov 2019
November 4 is EU Equal Pay Day. It symbolises the average wage gap between women and men across the EU Member States by commemorating the day on which the ‘average’ woman -in relation to the ‘average’ man- does not get paid anymore until the end... Read more

Editorial of the Secretary General: Violence, the wall and EU leadership

1 Nov 2019
Dear colleagues, members, partners and friends, Last week I saw a wave of firefighters´ demonstrations in Paris. Being often the first on the spot in cases of emergency, firefighters were protesting against work overload, insufficient resources, a... Read more

CESI seminar in Budapest on “Unions in favour of a zero-tolerance approach towards external violence at work” | #NoViolenceAtWork

30 Oct 2019
On October 25, the European Confederation of Independent Trade Unions (CESI) held a symposium on “Trade unions for zero tolerance towards third-party violence at work” in Budapest, conducted as part of the CESI Europe Academy project supported by... Read more

EU Court of Justice rules against equal information and consultation rights for central administration personnel

24 Oct 2019
Today the EU General Court issued its judgment in case ‘EPSU vs European Commission’ over information and consultation rights of workers in governments. The case had concerned the question on the leeway the European Commission possesses to decide... Read more

Upcoming on October 25: Europe Academy symposium in Budapest on third-party violence at work

22 Oct 2019
On October 25, CESI's Europe Academy will hold a symposium on ''Trade unions for a zero tolerance towards violence at work: Protecting public sector workers in Europe" in Budapest, Hungary. The conference, which is co-funded by the... Read more