Our Remunerations: THE FIGHT GOES ON: we don’t want half adaptation

The European Commission, has indicated in a letter to the Staff that if Council fail to respect the proposal – as it seems to be the case -, the Commission will look into the legal steps which can be taken against the Council. http://www.lessentiel.lu/news/monde/story/21004675 19/12/2009 C.Day and I.Souka message to Commission [...]

European Schools: Decisions of the Board of Governors 2-3-4 december 2009

Bilan de la politique d’inscription 2009/2010 et propositions de lignes directrices pour la politique 2010-2011

Brussels row over 3.7% EU salary rises

By Vanessa Mock in Brussels – The Independent A row has broken out in Brussels over plans to raise the salaries of tens of thousands of EU staff at a time of deep economic crisis and public sector wage cuts across Europe. In a public relations disaster for Brussels, an army of eurocrats is in [...]

The Commission Staff rallies in a General Assembly

The General Assembly called for by all Trade Unions representing Commission staff held in Brussels on 10 December 2009, After hearing the statement of the facts by their representatives, [...]

The EU’s new External Service: the “back office” of the Member ...

In the wake of our requests, the Commission has provided us with some documents related to the establishment of the new External Service. Although it is too soon to attempt to give clear answers to staff members’ questions and concerns, all the below signatory Trade Unions provide here  their initial impressions on several points that [...]

European Schools: Joint letter to the Superior Council for schools in Brussels

FR EN DE Joint letter to the Superior Council for schools in Brussels from the: Comité du Personnel Ecoles Européennes – European Schools Staff Committee – Europäische Schulen Personalrat – Interparents – CoSup – PAS Associations des Parents d’Elèves des Ecoles Européennes Bruxelles I – II – III – IV – Parents [...]

The construction of the European External Action Service

a study by Kolja Raube – ARENA, Centre for European Studies University of Oslo Which institutional designs were preferred by the constitutional actors in order to establish the European Exter-nal Action Service (EEAS), and what may this tell us about the conceptions about European foreign policy as a whole? To conceptualize the nature [...]

Local Agents: Technical meeting “Fonds de Prévoyance”

Legal Framework Regulation Comments Meeting report (fr)