Joint stakeholder letter to EU leaders: Deepening the Eurozone with democratic legitimacy in mind

Yesterday a stakeholder group led by Transparency International EU and including CESI sent an open letter to the Heads of State and Government participating in the European Council summit later this week, calling for more transparency and democratic... Read more

CESI welcomes two new member organisations and one new observer

At its Board meeting on June 15, CESI welcomed two new full member organisations: The Spanish Nursing Technicians Trade Union (SAE) and the Serbian Trade Union of Doctors and Pharmacists. Moreover, the Trade Union of Physicians in the region of Srpska... Read more

CESI parliamentary breakfast debate: How to counter abusive employment relationships?

At a European Parliament breakfast debate on Wednesday June 20 CESI took stock of previous contributions made by MEPs, Eurofound and trade union leaders on precarious work contracts and the abusive use of fixed-term contracts in the EU Member States.... Read more

World Public Service Day – Public Service is Work

22 Jun 2018, keywords :
The UN General Assembly has designated 23 June as Public Service Day. Prestigious UN Public Service Awards are given away on this very day. This award is bestowed on Public Service Day for contributions made to the cause of enhancing the role, prestige... Read more

The Matzak ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union: A positive development regarding the concept of working time

21 Jun 2018, keywords :
On February 21 2018, the Court of Justice of the European Union delivered a significant verdict in favour of all workers of the European Union who are requested to provide “on-call” services from home. In a guest commentary for CESI, Pierre Joassart,... Read more