The Commission needs new governance!

The next reorganisations and musical chairs of Directors General are an opportunity not to be missed! R&D represents thousands of colleagues who serve the European project with commitment and dedication and who, de­spite everything, have not lost hope that our institution will regain its credibility with citizens. So, we welcomed the initial positions of the [...]

Why such a hard line against the certification procedure?

The certification procedure is (according to DG HR) “a real career development tool. It is important for the institution to enhance the resources available.” R&D can only agree: we have hundreds of AST colleagues in the Commission who carry out AD tasks to the great satisfaction of their hierarchy and duly recognised in their CDRs. [...]

R&D défend vos droits – Report de congés au-delà des douze jours

Report de congés au-delà des douze jours / Conséquences d’un congé de maladie longue durée   R&D a récemment assisté plusieurs de ses adhérents dans la présentation d’une réclamation au titre de l’article 90 § 2 du statut contre le refus de reporter des congés annuels non pris. En particulier, au sein d’une même direction [...]

Pension File: R&D’s Point of View

NEITHER “big stray cats” NOR “treated as accomplices of MS”!   “Titanic” for some and “Proud sailboat on calm waters” for others? R&D invites the other Trade Unions to a public debate to discuss different pension analyses and to answer your questions. Many of you expressed your surprise, disappointment or even disgust about the state of [...]

Wellbeing at work – Serenity training

R&D being  concerned about the well-being of colleagues in professional life organized last a year  series of lectures on the subject. Encouraged by an enormous success, R&D continues its work and proposes the practical approach : Serenity training  When : 2nd, 5th, 6th March from 12:45 to 14:00 Where : CCP Meeting room rue de la [...]