Local and Regional Government
Oct. 02, 2018
(2 october 2018) “It is essential that we continuously develop new skills for new roles and new jobs.
Aug. 23, 2018
On 20 August the UK government was forced to take back control of a privatised prison in Birmingham in central England following a damning report by the prisons inspectorate. The prison had been run since 2011 by the G4S group, one of three multinationals that run 14 prisons in England.
Jul. 24, 2018
In a recent opinion, the Committee of the Regions supports the view that effective governance of public procurement is an integral part of the quality of public administration across the European Union.
Jun. 14, 2018
Over 500 local and regional representatives and experts from 40 different countries came to Bilbao this week to address equality, diversity and inclusion under the banner of ‘differences unite us!’
Apr. 25, 2018
Early this morning trade unions representing public employees in the regions secured a new three-year agreement with an overall wage development of 8.1% - only slightly below their target of 8.17%.
Apr. 06, 2018
Localising the European Semester - joint social dialogue project in the local and regional government sector
The European Semester provides a framework for the coordination of economic policies across the European Union.
Apr. 06, 2018
Local government meeting covers Congress preparations, European social dialogue, digitalisation and socially responsible public procurement
Public procurement is a key priority for the local and regional government sector.