Report of the Commission meeting (Barroso Cabinet) of 23 December 2009 (12 hrs):

The Commission’s proposal, as discussed and modified by COREPER, was adopted by the Council by written procedure. The increase of the “pension contribution” was also adopted as an “A” point by the Environment Council on 22 December. Staff will receive the net adaptation of 1,45% at the beginning of January. The President’s deputy Head of Cabinet [...]

L’essentiel du 21/12/2009 – Ils ne veulent pas d’une demi-augmentation

La Cour européenne pourrait être saisi du dossier La Commission européenne a indiqué, dans une lettre reçue lundi par son personnel, vouloir éventuellement saisir la Cour européenne de justice suite à une décision des États d’accorder une hausse salariale réduite de moitié. Les 27 États européens doivent confirmer mardi lors d’une réunion ministérielle l’octroi d’une [...]

Resolution adopted by unanimity by the Personnel General Assembly of the Council on ...

Annual Adaptation Le personnel du Secrétariat général du Conseil, réuni en assemblée générale le 21 décembre 2009 sur convocation des OSP.
Après avoir entendu l’exposé de ses représentants et en avoir discuté, DÉNONCE la décision du Coreper de faire adopter par le Conseil une adaptation annuelle des rémunérations qui viole le Statut et la [...]

2009 Salary Adjustment: an Outrageous Proposal?

The Council has come to the conclusion that our salary adjustment for 2008/2009 is completely outrageous. In 2009, the Council is ready to breach the law and to violate the very decision it took back in 2002 and 2004 when the method was agreed for 10 years and included in the Staff Regulations. The Council [...]

Our Remunerations: THE FIGHT GOES ON: we don’t want half adaptation

The European Commission, has indicated in a letter to the Staff that if Council fail to respect the proposal – as it seems to be the case -, the Commission will look into the legal steps which can be taken against the Council. http://www.lessentiel.lu/news/monde/story/21004675 19/12/2009 C.Day and I.Souka message to Commission [...]

European Schools: Decisions of the Board of Governors 2-3-4 december 2009

Bilan de la politique d’inscription 2009/2010 et propositions de lignes directrices pour la politique 2010-2011

Brussels row over 3.7% EU salary rises

By Vanessa Mock in Brussels – The Independent A row has broken out in Brussels over plans to raise the salaries of tens of thousands of EU staff at a time of deep economic crisis and public sector wage cuts across Europe. In a public relations disaster for Brussels, an army of eurocrats is in [...]

The Commission Staff rallies in a General Assembly

The General Assembly called for by all Trade Unions representing Commission staff held in Brussels on 10 December 2009, After hearing the statement of the facts by their representatives, [...]