Jul. 10, 2019
The trade unions and employers in social services took another step towards setting up a European social dialogue in the sector. EPSU met with the Federation of Social Employers in the final conference of the PESSIS+ project on 27 June 2019 in Brussels.
May. 29, 2019 A working paper from the European Trade Union Institute, written by former European Commission official Jean-Paul Tricart, puts the spotlight on the way that the current Commission has followed its predecessor in moving away from a 20-year approach in support of social dialogue. While launching a process aimed ostensibly at the strengthening the social dialogue, the report argues that the current Commission has chosen "at will those outcomes of social dialogue that it would promote and those that it would not, and even those that it would go all out to discourage, lampoon or oppose." This leaves open the debate "as regards the legitimacy of the selective, restrictive approach."
May. 23, 2019
Los sindicatos de servicios públicos llevan a la comisión europea a los tribunales por primera vez, con el objetivo de que se respete el diálogo social
El 23 de mayo, la Federación Europea de Sindicatos de Servicios Públicos (EPSU, por sus siglas en inglés) acudirá ante el Tribunal General de la Unión Europea para presentar una demanda contra la Comisión Europea por infracción de las normas del diálogo social (TFUE, artículo 155.2).
May. 21, 2019
On 23 May The European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) will stand before the General Court of the European Union bringing a claim against the European Commission for breaching the rules on social dialogue.