Workplace Of the Future: Secession of DG BUDG?

Brussels, 28 November 2019 Note for the attention of the Commissioners Günther Oettinger and Johannes Hahn   Subject: Commission Decision C(2019)7450, Workplace Of the Future: Secession of DG BUDG?   Thank you for having finally ensured a clear framework in terms of working space arrangements… We would like to thank DG HR for preparing the “[...]

Reorganization of DG RTD: Reassurances but also a “NANO” surprise

On the eve of the future reorganizations that the new Commission will not fail to initiate, R&D demands that clear procedures are put in place. Reorganization of DG RTD: Reassurances but also a “NANO” surprise   In this context, it is important to draw lessons from the mistakes of the past and take into account [...]

Article 42c of the Staff Regulations

Brussels, 21 May 2019   Note for the attention of Mr Günther Oettinger Commissioner in charge of Budget and Human Resources   Subject : Judgment T-170/17 of the General Court of 8 May annulling the Commission’s decision on the application of Article 42c of the Staff Regulations Ref : our communications of 24 January 2018, [...]

R&D Council and R&D Committee of the Regions win the statutory elections! ...

AT THE HEART OF THE ACTION R&D Council and R&D Committee of the Regions win the statutory elections! R&D federal consolidates its role of Leading Union at the level of all institutions!     Congratulations to R&D Council for its fourth consecutive victory in the [...]

Open letter to the Members of the European Economic and Social Committee

Open letter to the Members of the European Economic and Social Committee Brussels, 14 March 2019 Following the Report on Discharge in respect of the implementation of the general budget of the European Union for the financial year 2017, you will be asked to sign a new version of the Code of Conduct of the [...]

Note to the attention of mr Günther OETTINGER Commissioner in Charge of Budget and ...

  Brussels, 22 February 2019   Note to the attention of mr Günther OETTINGER Commissioner in Charge of Budget and Human Resources   Subject:        Closing of the enquiry of the European Ombudsman concerning the nomination of the new Secretary-General (read) Resolution of the European Parliament calling on the new Secretary-General to resign Ref.: Our [...]

The appointment of the Mediator – Note to the attention of Mr Juncker, ...

Brussels, 13 February 2019 Note to the attention of M. J-C Juncker, President of the European Commission and M. Martin Selmayr, Secretary-General of the European Commission   Subject :      Unanimous Opinion of the Central Staff Committee of 9 January asking for the publication of a new vacancy notice for the appointment of the Mediator and for opening [...]

Note to the attention of Mr Jahier and Mr Brunetti – Harassment in the EESC

Brussels, 12 February 2019 Note to the attention of Mr Luca Jahier President of the EESC and Mr Gianluca Brunetti Secretary General of the EESC   Subject:        – EP Today article of 21 January 2019 on cases of harassment in the EESC – Report of the European Ombudsman proposing new measures against harassment [...]