Strengthening the Code of Conduct for Commissioners

  Brussels, 12 October 2017   Note to the attention of Mr Jean-Claude JUNCKER President of the European Commission   Subject: Your announcement of September 13 on strengthening the Code of Conduct for Commissioners, the rules and procedures regarding activities at the end of the mandate and the management of conflicts of interest Ref.:    Dossier [...]

Bravo to commissioners Oettinger and Cretu for having set out their position on the ...

  Brussels, 28 September 2017   NOTE TO COMMISSIONERS Günther OETTINGER, Budget and Human Resources Corina CRETU, Regional Policy     Subject: Your position for a strong and effective European civil service, counteracting the perverse effects of staff reduction and the deterioration of working conditions following the statutory reforms   On behalf of all the [...]

Concentration of « black carbon » in the main streets of the Brussels Region and ...

  Brussels, 03 October 2017     NOTE TO COMMISSIONERS Günther OETTINGER, Budget and Human Ressources Karmenu VELLA, Environment   Subject: Concentration of « black carbon » in the main streets of the Brussels Region and consequences for the health of citizens and colleagues   We would like to sincerely thank you for the answer, dated 27 [...]

Poor air quality in the heart of the European quarter – Study confirms what ...

  Brussels, 15 June 2017   Note to the attention of Günther Oettinger, Commissioner for Budget and human Resources and Karmenu VELLA, Commissioner for Environment       Subject: Poor air quality in the heart of the European quarter – Study confirms what R&D says [...]

Appointment of a member of Mrs Jourová’s Cabinet to a management post at DG ...

  Brussels, 2 June 2017     Note to the attention of Mr Selmayr, Head of President Juncker’s cabinet , and Mr Italianer, Secretary-General of the Commission     Subject :    Appointment of a member of Mrs Jourová’s Cabinet to a management post at DG Justice, Freedom and Security (DG JLS) Ref:            Our notes to [...]

BARROSO-KROES CASES

    Brussels, 1st  June 2017 Note to the attention of Mr Italianer Secretary-general of the Commission   Subject:    Your note of 2 May to my attention ( link ) Ref:            My note of 7 March to Mr Juncker concerning the decision of 28 February 2017 of the European Ombudsman to open [...]

BREAKING NEWS – Article 42 c

The President of the General Court of the European Union confirms all the validity of the legal analyzes developed by R&D and its advisers. By accepting the  R&D – supported request it forces the Commission to suspend the compulsory retirement of a colleague who therefore can continue to work in our institution! [...]

SOLIDARITY SALE OF PARMESAN

R&D organizes a solidarity sale of Parmesan to help the victims of the massive earthquakes in Central Italy   We appeal to your generosity and solidarity!         After the earthquake, lives to rebuild… On 20 May 2012, a large-scale earthquake struck the [...]