With his message to the staff, Mr Danielsson has  confirmed  his decision to abandon the Open Space project for the L-15 building, by conveying a message to his staff. In particular, all the objections raised by R & D, including the technical ones, have been confirmed by the external consultant. From the beginning of the [...]

ARTICLE 42C OF THE STAFF REGULATIONS

The Court of Justice dismisses the appeal lodged by the Commission and confirms the Tribunal’s decision and the analysis defended by R&D!   By his Order of 10 January 2018, the Vice-President of the Court of Justice dismissed the Commission’s appeal against the ruling of [...]

2018 promotion exercise… back to the lottery!

2018 promotion exercise… back to the lottery!       The evaluation exercise has begun with the self-assessments and we are now in the dialogue phase with the evaluators. Although these dialogues are intended to assess your performance in 2017, it is quite [...]

“Parachuting” of cabinet members

Brussels, 9 January 2018   Note to: Mr Selmayr, Head of Cabinet to the President of the Commission, Mr Juncker Mr Italianer, Secretary-General of the Commission   Subject: “Parachuting” of cabinet members at the end of the College’s term of office and your statements under item 7.5 of the minutes of the meeting of [...]

The Director-General of DG COMM has been able to restore a form of equity between the ...

  A Director-General listening Equity and recognition for our local staff colleagues   Thanks to the action of R&D , the Director-General of DG COMM has been able to restore a form of equity between the different categories of personnel The local agents working in the representations who had all been recruited before 2004, did [...]

Code of Conduct for Commissioners and the rules and procedures for activity at the ...

    Brussels, 11 December 2017   Note to Mr Jean-Claude Juncker  President of the European Commission       Subject:    Your reply to our note of 12 October regarding the decision to strengthen the Code of Conduct for Commissioners and the rules and procedures for activity at the end of the [...]

Better late than never – Article 42 c

BETTER LATE THAN NEVER – Article 42c
Article 42c and compulsory leave: after the shameful management of the 2016 financial year, DG HR finally met R&D legitimate demands for 2017!     Exercise 2016: a shameful and contemptuous management of the DG, sanctioned by the Court In its communications of 7 December [...]

Volunteering

  Brussels, 5 December 2017   Note to the attention of Commissioner Günther OETTINGER Budget and Human Resources     Subject:               Volunteering of Children’s Staff and consequences on family allowances and tax abatement   R&D has been supporting and encouraging, for years, colleagues to engage in volunteering initiatives and continues to work in this [...]