Next MFF: What about European public administration costs?

Brussels, 19 October 2020 Next MFF What about European public administration costs? Europe will be forged in crises, and will be the sum of the solutions adopted for those crises. (Jean Monnet) At the beginning of the 21st century, the world is plunged into a health crisis for which the remedy and the vaccine […]

Breaking news: The Commission adopts a package of measures…

The Commission adopts a package of measures concerning equal treatment between women and men for management posts including The multiplication of hierarchical layers by introducing in EACH DIRECTION the new role of “assistant to the Director”, and by making compulsory for EACH UNIT that of “deputy head of unit” The “centralization” of the appointment […]

OLAF report on several cases of harassment at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC)

Brussels 28 January 2020 Note to the attention of Mr. Gianluca Brunetti Secretary General of the European Economic and Social Committee Subject: OLAF report on several cases of harassment at the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC); OLAF having already passed its finding to Belgian judicial authorities for further consideration.  Ref:     My note […]

The 2014 Reform – “Big savings” at the expense of the staff

The 2014 Reform This report of the Court of Auditors confirms in all respects the critical analyses that R&D and the Com­mon Front of trade unions have defended throughout the process of adopting the Reform: “Big savings” at the expense of the staff R&D welcomes the audit work carried out by the Court of Auditors […]

New organizational chart of the EESC – Note for the attention of Mr Luca Jahier

Brussels, 13 May 2019 Note for the attention of Mr Luca Jahier President of the EESC Subject: New organizational chart of the EESC Ref.: Our notes of 26 November 2018, 17 December 2018, 12 February 2019, 14 March 2019 and 15 April 2019 The draft new organizational chart raises serious […]

Dissemination of the results from the 2018 Staff Survey: Thank you, Commissioner Oettinger, for having accepted all our requests and for putting an end to the charade!

Brussels, 6 May 2019 Dissemination of the results from the 2018 Staff Survey: Thank you, Commissioner Oettinger, for having accepted ALL our requests and for putting an end to the charade! And congratulations to the new Director of EACEA for winning the European Prize “All is well Madame la Marquise; I tell you everything is […]

Reform of the procedures for appointment to senior management positions in the European institutions – Note for the attention of Günther OETTINGER

Brussels, 15 April 2019 Note for the attention of Günther OETTINGER, Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources Subject: Reform of the procedures for appointment to senior management positions in the European institutions – your participation at the meeting on Monday 15 April 2019 organised by EP CONT Committee On 15 April, you will participate in […]

Dissemination of the results from the Staff Survey 2018 – Note for the attention of Mr Günther OETTINGER

Brussels, 12 April 2019 Note for the attention of Mr Günther OETTINGER Commissioner in charge of Budget and Human Resources Subject: Dissemination of the results from the Staff Survey 2018 Ref.: Our communication to the staff of 1 April 2019 The “Clearance sale on demand” organized for the publication of the results from the […]