Implementation of Article 42c of the Staff regulations

Brussels, 10 November 2016   NOTE TO MRS KRISTALINA GEORGIEVA VICE-PRESIDENT IN CHARGE OF BUDGET AND HUMAN RESOURCES   Subject : Placing on compulsory leave of 28 colleagues before the end of 2016 following the implementation of Article 42c
of the Staff Regulations Ref : Note from Mrs Souka, to our attention, dated […]

AMC and BC : new planets !

R&D is closely monitoring the file regarding the Modernization of Human Resources and remains vigilant at every stage of its implementation. (17 May 2016 “HR Modernisation”)? In this spirit, we […]

Saga Réalité OPEN SPACE au JRC

Il faut reconnaitre que le Directeur général du JRC n’aime pas les démarches banales.   Une conception quelque peu originale du dialogue Nous avons déjà pu apprécier sa conception du dialogue social fondée sur la vertu du monologue à écouter religieusement en silence […]

Note to Mrs Veronica Gaffey, Director of PMO: “Open Space” in your services

R&D congratulates you on your appointment as Director of the PMO. We trust that in the future we will be able to embark in constructive cooperation to ensure that quality of service to all the institution’s staff is maintained. However, given the importance of the services provided daily by your staff to more than 40,000 […]

Conference « Brexit: a practical guide » of 15 September 2016 – video/presentation slides

Dear Colleagues, R&D is pleased to announce the uploading of the recording of the conference « Brexit: a practical guide » organised by R&D in the Coun­cil on 15 September 2016, as well as the PowerPoint slides of this event. Please, click here for the video and here for the PowerPoint file. R&D […]

Note à l’attention de Mme Irène Souka, Directeur général DG HR: Mise en œuvre de l’article 42 quater du Statut

Lors de l’entrée en vigueur du nouveau statut au 1er janvier 2014, R&D avait demandé de négocier des dispositions générales d’application pour l’article 42 quater qui introduit un nouveau dispositif pour le congé dans l’intérêt du service. Il convient de rappeler que l’article 42 quater du statut stipule que : “Au plus tôt cinq ans […]

Note to the attention of Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission : “Bahamas Papers” and articles in the European press about the situation of the former Vice-President Neeli Kroes

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, your reply of 9 September to the European Ombudsman

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 […]