Publications 2018-03-14T12:21:19+00:00

Question de l’eurodéputée danoise à la Commission européenne …

  Le texte n'existe qu'en anglais ! Working conditions at the European Patent Office (EPO) have been the subject of persistent criticism for years now. The trade union federation USF recently sent a letter to all 38 of the EPO’s delegations. In the letter, the USF’s chair, Dr Bernd Loescher, describes the situation at the EPO as ‘extreme’ ...  

19 mars 2018|Categories: OEB, SUEPO|Tags: , , , , , , |

Déclaration de la CES sur le futur partenariat UE-Royaume-Uni

  L'article n'existe qu'en anglais! Laying the foundations for a level playing field – ETUC statement on the future EU-UK partnership Statement presented at the Executive Committee of 7 and 8 March 2018 Current situation In late January the Council of General Affairs adopted the EU guidelines to negotiate a transition period as part of the Withdrawal Agreement. The guidelines require the UK to remain in the single market and customs union, paying into the budget and being covered by the full EU acquis during the transition – including changes to EU law and the jurisdiction of the CJEU during that period, which is set to end in December 2020. This is consistent with the European Council’s commitment to prevent social, environmental and tax dumping once [...]

16 mars 2018|Categories: Brexit|Tags: , , , , |

Traitements douteux dans une Commission qui bloque les droits d’information et de consultation

  Extrait de la Newletter du 14 mars 2018 Le texte n'existe qu'en anglais ! This week the European Parliament discussed the appointment of Martin Selmayr as Secretary-General of the European Commission. This former head of the Cabinet of Commission President Juncker got the job in a botched nomination process exposed by Jean Quatremer, a Brussels-based journalist for the French newspaper Libération. Günther Oettinger, the European Commissioner responsible for the process faced tough questions from a very critical European Parliament. While parties from the extreme right parties tried to exploit the situation for their own ends, the most serious questions were raised by the Greens, the left and the liberals. MEPs pointed out that the European Commission should be exemplary in its administration and not [...]

15 mars 2018|Categories: Commission|Tags: |

Solidarity with Danish affiliates- Employers threaten massive lockout

  Extrait de la CG N°3 (2018) - FSESP A tous les affiliés Le texte n'existe qu'en anglais ! We are asking all EPSU affiliates to send messages of solidarity to our colleagues in Denmark who are facing a major conflict. The unions have been trying to negotiate a new collective agreement to keep public sector pay in line with wage developments in the private sector. The employers have not only failed to come up with a reasonable offer but have threatened a massive lockout across the state and municipal sectors ... 20180314 - EPSU - GC 3 - Call for solidarity with Danish affiliates Pour information supplémentaire : 20180314 - Letter from Danish affiliates

14 mars 2018|Categories: Augmentation salariale, Rémunérations|Tags: , , , , |

Refus des normes minimales légales en matière d’information et de consultation

  Le document n'existe qu'en anglais ! Despite its own announcements, the Commission fools the social partners of the central governmental administrations (of which USF is the only union of the European Public Service participating) and kills the social dialogue at European level ... 20180306 - Refusal to legal minimum standards on information and consultation rights

Equilibre entre vie professionnelle et vie privée – Vidéo CES

  La vidéo est en anglais ! Dear all, Please see the video that we have realised in the context of ETUC (Confédération à laquelle l'USF est le seul syndicat de la Fonction publique européenne à être affilié) lobby action to support the adoption of the work-life balance Directive. Trade union leaders from EU and national countries speak out to support a swift adoption of this piece of legislation. Happy to hear your feedback and we count on you for sharing it among your contacts! Best regards, Cinzia Sechi

06 mars 2018|Categories: Conditions de travail, Droit à la déconnexion|Tags: , |