“Social dialogue is always the first victim”. TUNED delegation assesses impact of crisis

On June 20th, the TUNED delegation (Trade union delegation composed of CESI and EPSU representatives) met with EUPAN (the informal network of Directors General responsible for public administration in EU countries and the European Commission)in Athens... Read more

Urgency from ESPCO on need to address long-term unemployment and poverty

23 Jun 2014
The Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council (EPSCO) met last week (June 19) to discuss the upcoming European Council with debates focused on the social dimension of the EU and EMU. Representatives from the EU’s 28 Member States... Read more

Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress: over 60 organisations across Europe join EU-OSHA’s 2014–15 Campaign

The European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) announced the first wave of EU official campaign partners for its 2014–15 Campaign, Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress (#EUmanagestress). The campaign partners come from a variety of sectors... Read more

CESI stands behind open and democratic Commission nomination

18 Jun 2014, keywords :
These European elections were different. The candidate put forward by heads of state and government in the European Council should, for the first time, reflect the election results. With all the ongoing political fighting and bargaining among Europe’s... Read more

The small price for democracy and social rights

17 Jun 2014
It is not only citizens and trade unions who can voice their opinions against unfair austerity measures and budgets cuts. Constitutional Courts can act to. In Portugal, several times the Court has overruled government measures which would see workers... Read more