Trade Council LRA meeting in Brussels: Digitalisation, transparent working conditions, precarious work through privatisation in regional and local administrations on the agenda

On Tuesday September 26 the members of CESI's members' Trade Council 'Local and Regional Administrations' (LRA) convened for their annual meeting in Brussels. CESI's trade union affiliates employed in local and regional administrations... Read more

CESI Youth Board meets in Palermo

Last week, on September 13-14, the CESI Youth Board gathered in Palermo, Italy, for its second meeting. A productive exchange of experiences and ideas was conducted among the members, who reported on past activities and constructed plans for future... Read more

Fortnightly editorial of the Secretary General

This week, Jean-Claude Juncker, outgoing President of the European Commission, held his last State of the Union address at the European Parliament plenary in Strasbourg this week. Once a year, the State of the Union speeches display the Commission President’s... Read more

FEMM and SOC Commissions take a stand for better work-life balance, decent employment and social protection for all

At their meeting on September 6 in Brussels, CESI's members' commissions on Women's Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM) and on Employment and Social Affairs (SOC) reviewed progress in negotiations on the European Commission's proposals... Read more

2018 State of the Union: Time to check in

On September 12 European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker addressed the European Parliament plenary in Strasbourg with his yearly State of the Union address to assess 'how far we’ve come'.