Coordinated action against the 2014 Staff Regulations

  Over the past few months the trade unions have suggested that you introduce complaints against the unfairest provisions that the Council and Parliament have imposed on us, with the complicity of the Commission. To defend staff to the best [...]

Annual Travel Allowance

Templates are now available for complaints against the reduction or elimination of the Annual Travel Allowance! Dear colleagues, During March 2014, many of you made a complaint against the reduction or elimination of the annual travel allowance. We thank you once again for your trust! In fact, we had considered that in order to ensure [...]

Post-reform complaints

The request of staff to unions is clear: “please agree and join forces to  defend us more effectively” Reply from R&D: colleagues, you are right!  Stop union cacophony You have been flooded by different types of complaints from different unions. Many of you ask what you should do, alone or with their support, confronted with [...]

A Christmas Fairy Story revisited: “How the Grinch stole Christmas”

 A Christmas Fairy Story revisited

Everybody together for the European project

Everybody together for the European project 121121 Everybody together for the European project, a set on Flickr. Here are the pictures of the rally in front of the Berlaymont and the Council on the 21 November – enjoy! [...]

November 21st: everybody together for the European project

ALL THE UNIONS AND STAFF ASSOCIATIONS OF THE EUROPEAN INSTITUTIONS, acting in unison, have called all staff, throughout all sites, to mobilise strongly in the defence of the European project. www.frontcommun.eu In the European Commission, the unions and staff associations:
– have presented together a pre-announcement for a strike, in the afternoon of [...]

Open letter to the President of the European Commission

Dear Colleagues, Trade Unions from the Commission sent an open letter to the President of the European Commission. (copy of the letter in English will follow) We have to be united for the future of the european public service.  

Results of the strike and rally on 8 November 2012 and future actions

The rally of staff on 8 November at the esplanade of the Berlaymont, that was called by us jointly with FFPE, U4U, CON-SFE, SE and RS / USHU-U4U and brought together a thousand people, shows that: ¾ colleagues are aware of the situation and concerned by the very serious threats faced by the European civil [...]