CDR: The staff is fighting for a point – the “meteorite” gets 120 ...

Worried by the slow pace of your career? The 2010 promotion exercise gives you trouble? You are among the 4,000 officials who have appealed against their CDR in 2009? Fascinated by lightning acceleration envisaged for the best in the Madelin Report? Always at your service, R&D offers you the recipe to boost your career. [...]

The EEAS seen from the other side of the Atlantic…

Here are some excerpts from a panel discussion held on April 8, 2010 to discuss the past, present and future of EU foreign policy in Washington DC by the Brookings Institution, a nonprofit public policy organization based in Washington, D.C. One of the panelist was Andrew Moravcsik, Professor of Politics – Director of the European Union Program at the Princeton University. [...]

EEAS: Amato – a Service to serve a common Europe without geopolitical vision

Here are some excerpts from a panel discussion held on April 8, 2010 to discuss the past, present and future of EU foreign policy in Washington DC by the Brookings Institution, a nonprofit public policy organization based in Washington, D.C. One of the panelist was Giuliano Amato – the former primer minister of Italy was Vice President of the Convention on the Future of Europe that drafted the new European Constitution. [...]

Union of European Federalists – Resolution on EEAS

Résolution relative au Service Européen d’Action Exterieure Le Comité Fédéral de l’Union des Fédéralistes Européens, réuni à Bruxelles les 27 et 28 mars 2010 prend note de la proposition de la Haute Représentante / Vice Présidente (HR/VP) de la Commission relative à la mise en place du Service Européen d’Action Extérieure (SEAE) ainsi que [...]

Main departments and functions to be transferred to the EEAS

List of all the administrative entities to be transferred en bloc to the EEAS. [...]

CDR – Note for the attention of VP ŠEF?OVI?

Rejection of the Career Development Review (CDR)system already established in 2009. [...]

EU Parliament threatens to block EU Diplomatic Service

The heads of three major political groups in the European Parliament have warned Thursday that they did not accept the current draft of the EU diplomatic service, they threatened to veto its creation. [...]

Social Security for Local Agents: Pensions, medical cover after retirement and ...

We will need the support of all the EU Delegations and all staff in order to gain acceptance for our ideas. To this end, all the messages of support, encouragement and determination which we can gather are welcome. Please send an e-mail to osp-rd@ec.europa.eu! [...]