Note to the attention of Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission ...

No one can doubt that the Barroso Commission will remain forever in the annals of the European Union because of its lack of respect for the code of conduct on transpa­rency and prevention of conflicts of interest of former members of the College. The affairs of the Barroso Commission: one, two, three…. In the first [...]

Note to Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission: Barroso Case, ...

Brussels, 14 September 2016 SUBJECT: Barroso Case, your reply of 9 September to the European Ombudsman We thank you for your reply of 9 September to the European Mediator. Your letter requests confirmation from Mr Barroso of the terms and conditions of his contract with Goldman Sachs in order to submit his case to [...]

Note à l’attention de M. Jean-Claude Juncker, Président de la Commission ...

Bruxelles, le 09 septembre 2016   OBJET: Affaire Barroso Le 4 août dernier, nous vous avions rappelé notre courrier du 12 juillet par lequel nous vous avions saisi de la situation de votre prédécesseur, M. Barroso, au regard des règles et des principes relevant de la morale et de l’éthique à l’occasion de [...]

Note to Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission: Appointment of ...

Brussels, 4 August 2016 SUBJECT: Appointment of Mr Barroso as advisor and non-executive chairman in the international arm of the international investment bank Goldman Sachs Mr President, By our letter of 12 July, we had drawn your attention to the appointment of Mr Barroso as advisor and non-executive chairman of international operations to the international [...]

Open letter to President Barroso

Brussels, 12 July 2016     Open letter to President Barroso     Mister President,   We are concerned to learn of your appointment as advisor and non-executive chairman of the activities of the US investment bank Goldman Sachs.   All the press across the European Union recalled the role of the bank especially in [...]

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The survey will be open just a few more days, until Friday 8 July The staff survey launched by the DG HR to hear from you about the work of the Commis­sion will be open just a few more days, until Friday  [...]

R&D is adopting a new communications strategy

to defend the rights of  the workforce more effectively and to oppose the excesses of the administration In responding to a perfectly clear demand of staff during the last election campaign for the election of the Brussels LSC, all representative OSPs committed [...]

HR Modernisation

A new “reform” of human resources in the guise of re-centralisation DG HR has decided to launch a new reform – although it does not call it that – of the HR function which consists in the re-centralisation of services, while ten years ago [...]