“The situation remains dire”

3 Jun 2014, keywords :
These were the words uttered by László Andor, Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion in his presentation of the 2014 Country Specific Recommendations (CSRs), the annual advice issued to EU countries on economic and social policy.... Read more

2014 key messages: “We can change course by building a more social and more democratic Europe”

27 May 2014, keywords :
This month sees the launch of CESI’s 2014 key messages to the new European Parliament and the new European Commission: CESI Secretary General Klaus Heeger explains what is at the core of these key messages…

What future for Social Europe post-elections? Right rhetoric, right initiatives, wrong tools.

26 May 2014, keywords :
The European Policy Centre hosted a post-elections briefing today (26 May), the day after 43.11% of voters turned out to make their choice on candidates for the European Parliament. Who won the election? What can we expect from the European Parliament... Read more

The greatest number of votes in EU will go to no one at all. Change this. Act. React. Impact

22 May 2014, keywords :
Voters in the UK and in the Netherlands are heading to cast their European votes today (22 May). Over the course of this weekend, from 22-25 May 2014, citizens from each of the EU’s 28 Member States will have the opportunity to determine the direction... Read more

Public administration staff paves the way for the future of high quality public services

21 May 2014, keywords : ,
This week (19 May) Wilhelm Gloss, president of the Central administration and finances trade council, welcomed trade council members to Luxembourg to discuss tax reforms, the fight against corruption and making administrations a more attractive employer... Read more