CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

During this time of health and economic emergency, R&D is calling the European Commission to be back as the true engine of European Integration and to play a key role in this crisis Dear President von der Leyen,  R&D, the largest Trade Union representing the staff of the EU Institutions, Executive and Decentralised agencies […]

Harassment at the EESC

Brussels 11 February 2020 Note to the attention of Mr Gianluca BRUNETTI Secretary-General of the European economic and social committee Subject: Your message of 3 February to staff regarding “cases of harassment at the EESC” and the questions which we are submitting for your appreciation Ref.:            My note of 28 January 2020: […]

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 […]

TRAININGS for EPSO COMPETITIONS in ENGLISH and FRENCH

Dear colleagues, For the preparation of the EPSO competitions, CBT or/and ASSESSMENT CENTRE, R&D and its team of trainers will offer preparatory sessions in English and in French. DUE TO THE LARGE INTEREST OF THE COLLEAGUES A NEW FULL CYCLE OF TRAINING SESSIONS WILL BE ORGANISED! The training sessions will be held between 23 January […]

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! R&D federal consolidates its role of Leading Union at the level of all institutions!

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 […]