Social rights pillar communication: Good objectives – but open questions on the implementation side

Today, the European Commission published a communication on a preliminary outline of the European pillar of social rights. CESI’s Secretary General Klaus Heeger welcomes many of the objectives laid out in the communication but stresses that many questions... Read more

CESI holds Erasmus+ seminar on youth participation in trade unions

On March 3-4, CESI held a members’ seminar on ‘Youth and the unions: an example of participation in democratic life’. The meeting, which brought together 35 young trade unionists from CESI member organisations in Brussels, concluded in the European... Read more

CESI speaks at European Semester Alliance’s parliamentary hearing on the European Semester

On Tuesday this week, the European Semester Alliance held a hearing in the European Parliament on the functioning of the European Semester, hosted by MEPs Marian Harkin and Sergio Gutiérrez-Prieto. As a member of the European Semester Alliance group,... Read more

CESI participates in social partner hearing on work-life balance legislation

Yesterday, the European Commission held a dedicated hearing with social partners on forthcoming measures in matters of its recently published Roadmap on work-life balance. CESI also participated in this hearing.

CESI and EPC hold expert workshop on social investments

Today, CESI together with the European Policy Centre (EPC) held an expert workshop on ‘How to integrate the concept of social investment in the macro-economic and fiscal governance instruments of the EU?’. This was the second meeting of its kind following... Read more