Trade Council ‘Health Services’ addresses staff shortages in the sector in Europe

On May 23 CESI's members' trade council ‘Health services’ convened in Brussels for its annual meeting to discuss future priorities of healthcare provision in the Member States of the EU. A major concern shared by CESI health care trade union... Read more

Biweekly roundup of the CESI Secretary General

On May 14 the EU Court of Justice delivered another fundamentally important judgment on working time. On an action brought in by the Spanish trade union Comisiones Obreras (CCOO), the Court stated that “Member States must require employers to set up... Read more

CESI, ALE & ATCEUC meet European Commission and EU Railways Agency over Just Culture in train driving

On May 13, the leaderships of CESI and its train driver affiliates from the Autonomous Train Drivers’ Unions of Europe (ALE) and air traffic controller members from the Air Traffic Controllers European Unions Coordination (ATCEUC) met in Brussels with... Read more

Biweekly roundup of the CESI Secretary General

On April 24, a CESI/CGFP delegation led by CESI and CGFP President Romain Wolff met with Jean Asselborn, Luxemburg’s Minister for Foreign and European Affairs, to discuss current challenges of the EU and the upcoming European elections. Asselborn, already... Read more

CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger on Labour Day: Invest in people, invest in work

Speaking at the Italian Confsal's main Labour Day manifestation at the Piazza del Plebiscito in Naples on May 1, CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger called on policy makers to invest in decent work and in strong public services.