National and European Administration, Social Dialogue
About the EU Social Dialogue Committee for Central Government Administrations
The European Social Dialogue Committee for Central Government Administrations (SDC CGA), which brings together trade union (TUNED) and employer (EUPAE) representatives from this sector, was founded in 2010 with the objectives of improving the functioning of administrations and standards on working conditions and promoting social dialogue at national and European levels.
EUPAE (European Public Administration Employers) consists, as of today, of 11 Member States (Belgium, France, Spain, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Romania, Czech Republic, UK and Slovakia) and 6 observer countries (Germany, Austria, Hungary, Malta, Portugal, Slovenia). Altogether these 17 governments/employers cover 88% of the 9.8 million EU total workforce in central governments.
TUNED (Trade Unions' National and European Administration Delegation) brings together the European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) and the European Confederation of Independent Trade Unions (CESI), which represent a very large majority of unionised government employees in 27 of the 28 EU Member States. EPSU leads the trade union delegation.
European Social Partners for central government discussed a new guide on psychosocial risks (PSR) at a major conference in Berlin on 14-15 March, as part of a broader EC-funded health and safety project.
Response to the Consultation of European Commission on a consolidation of the EU Directives on information and consultation of workers
2 June 2015 – EU Social Partners in Central Government agree joint Response to the Consultation of the European Commission on a consolidation of the EU Directives on information and consultation of wo
The European Federation of Public Service Unions (EPSU) is holding a press conference to announce that it is taking the European Commission to the European Court of Justice (ECJ) for breaching article 155 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU). It will file the complaint on Tuesday 15 May.
EU social partners in central government discuss concrete ways to improve the quality of public services dealing with people in vulnerable situations
On 6-7 November 2014 in Paris, EU social partners in central government held a conference with the participation of 90 delegates from 15 EU countries and Georgia, and French Minister for civil servic