Articles with tag : consultations

Consultation statement in favour of qualified majority voting in EU social policy

The European Commission work programme for 2019 includes an initiative to explore possibilities to switch from unanimous-based voting to qualified majority voting (QMV) in EU social policy making by the Member States in the Council. The procedural mechanism... Read more

‘Better regulation’: More transparent, impartial and inclusive policy drafting needed at the EU level

Today, a public consultation on 'Better regulation' -the European Commission's central instrument to slim down EU legislation to the minimum of what is required "to achieve objectives and bring benefits at minimum cost"- comes to a close. In its consultation... Read more

CESI welcomes the European Commission’s proposal on the protection of whistle-blowers

On Monday April 23, the European Commission published a proposal backing the European Parliament's recommendation for stronger protection of whistle-blowers in the European Union.

Adoption of Quality and effective apprenticeships by the Council of the EU

On 15 March, the Council adopted a recommendation on a framework for quality and effective apprenticeships, aimed at helping young people to enter the world of work. This recommendation encourages the development of a highly skilled and qualified workforce.... Read more

CESI contributions to first phase social partner consultations on access to social protection and a possible revision of the Written statement directive

On June 23, CESI delivered its responses to the European Commission's first phase social partner consultations on a possible revision of the Written statement directive and on new measures for a better access to social protection for all. The European... Read more