The 2014 Reform – “Big savings” at the expense of the staff

The 2014 Reform This report of the Court of Auditors confirms in all respects the critical analyses that R&D and the Com­mon Front of trade unions have defended throughout the process of adopting the Reform:  “Big savings” at the expense of the staff R&D welcomes the audit work carried out by the Court of Auditors [...]

FOR BETTER AIR QUALITY: AFTERWORK 22 AUGUST – PARLONS PEU, PARLONS AIR (PUR)

  FOR BETTER AIR QUALITY Bruxsel’air, Critical Mass, GRACQ and BRAL are organising an AFTERWORK at rue de la loi on 22 August to demand better air quality (and a proper cycling track in the street) R&D supports this event and invites all colleagues to join this initiative [...]

Reorganization of DG RTD: Reassurances but also a “NANO” surprise

On the eve of the future reorganizations that the new Commission will not fail to initiate, R&D demands that clear procedures are put in place. Reorganization of DG RTD: Reassurances but also a “NANO” surprise   In this context, it is important to draw lessons from the mistakes of the past and take into account [...]

Conference-debate with Jean Quatremer

R&D is delighted to invite you to the presentation of the second edition of Les salauds de l’Europe by Jean Quatremer   Tuesday 25 June from 1 p.m. to 2.30 p.m. LARGE CONFERENCE ROOM OF THE CENTRAL STAFF COMMITTEE Rue de la Loi 80, Brussels  [...]

APPEAL AGAINST NON PROPOSAL FOR PROMOTION / RECLASSIFICATION BY YOUR DG

APPEAL AGAINST NON PROPOSAL FOR PROMOTION / RECLASSIFICATION BY YOUR DG On Tuesday 18 June, DGs will publish the proposals for promotion in Sysper: they will be followed on Tuesday 25 June by the proposals for reclassification. From the day of publication, you have 5 working days to introduce an appeal if you think you were unjustly [...]

CONFERENCE Labour Rights in Europe: Hot Topics and Key Developments

CONFERENCE LABOUR RIGHTS IN EUROPE HOT TOPICS AND KEY DEVELOPMENTS   MONDAY 17 JUNE 2019, 12:30-14:30 BIG CONFERENCE ROOM OF THE CENTRAL STAFF COMMITTEE RUE DE LA LOI 80, 1000 BRUSSELS   R&D, in partnership with the Council of Europe’s H.E.L.P. (Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals) Unit is delighted to invite you to the [...]

Article 42c of the Staff Regulations

Brussels, 21 May 2019   Note for the attention of Mr Günther Oettinger Commissioner in charge of Budget and Human Resources   Subject : Judgment T-170/17 of the General Court of 8 May annulling the Commission’s decision on the application of Article 42c of the Staff Regulations Ref : our communications of 24 January 2018, [...]

Transfer “IN” of pension rights – judgment of 15 May 2019 Tuerck v ...

TRANSFER “IN” OF PENSION RIGHTS: Impact of the time elapsed on the calculation of the period of pensionable service. The application of the standard interest rate by the Commission may result in unlawful enrichment to the detriment of the staff   On 15 May 2019 the Court confirmed the judgment of the General Court of [...]