Security Trade Council: New board, renewed commitments

2 May 2013
The Security Trade Council met on Monday 29 April with a full agenda to discuss EU priorites in Justice and Home Affairs, as well as to appoint its new Board.

[email protected] – Fighting for adequate and sustainable pensions

This week CESI and its member organisations came together to discuss the White Paper put forward by the European Commission on “An Agenda for Adequate, Safe and Sustainable Pensions”.

Meeting of the International Labour Organisation in Oslo

12 Apr 2013
A loss of confidence from European citizens in the institutions, the serious issue of unemployment and the highly anticipated return to a genuine social dialogue were among the main themes of the ILO conference. CESI President Romain Wolff participated... Read more

Austerity harms social dialogue, Commission report reveals

11 Apr 2013
A report published this week by the European Commission reveals the detrimental changes which have occurred to industrial relations across Europe as a result of the economic practices adopted by governments in recent years. Compared with the 2010 publication,... Read more

Portugal: The long and painful path of austerity

4 Apr 2013
In an article written for Euractiv this month CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger writes “If the conclusions from the last EU summit refer to the ´social challenge´ of unemployment, the European Commission can now be considered the more realistic... Read more