“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 [...]

PHOTO EXHIBION “SEUL AVEC LES AUTRES”

      Human dignity is inviolable, it must be respected and protected1 R&D is based on the universal and fundamental values which include respect, dignity, equality, non-discrimination and of course solidarity. Since our creation, we have [...]

R&D would like to thank you for your first decisions that are going in the right ...

  Brussels, 8 November 2017   Note to the attention of M. Julien Guerrier Director of  Easme   Subject:  R&D would like to thank you for your first decisions that are going in the right direction   Back in June, we congratulated you for your appointment as new Director of the Agency. That nomination, as [...]

AMCs and BCs Episode 3: chronicle of a chaos foretold

R&D has been denouncing the perverse logic and the disastrous effects of DGs’ silos, which have destroyed the team spirit amongst staff and the sense of belonging to the institution and to a single European civil service. R & D also denounced the arbitrary [...]