Thursday 14 December 2017

Influencing Employment Matters and Engaging in Social Dialogue at European Level

East Midlands Councils provides a mechanism for local authorities to be part of consultation groups influencing the development of employment matters at European level, including new EC Directives.

East Midlands is a member of CEEP UK which represents the interests of public sector employers in the UK and is part of CEEP, one of the main partners recognized by the EU as representing employers in negotiations on European level employment issues and legislation.   Key current issues include procurement, equality (particularly equal pay), youth unemployment, working time.

CEEP UK’s newsletters provide an update on recent developments at European level on workforce matters and the most recent newsletters can be downloaded from the links below:

CEEP UK News Alert - 24 November 2017

In this issue:

  • European Commission launches European Semester, proposes taking UK out of Excessive Deficit Procedure
  • CEEP Public Services Board: Interview Questionnaire on SME Definition Evaluation
  • First follow-up to CEEP Sustainability Board meeting
  • Draft CEEP Feedback to WFD Roadmap & Draft CEEP Letter on Technical Guidance EQS

CEEP UK News Alert - 18 September 2017

In this issue:

  • Reminder – Opportunity to showcase an investment project at the CoR’s opendays with the ELTI (European Long term investors association) on 10 October
  • Chair of Parliament Transport Committee at next CEEP Transport Task Force meeting
  • CEEP Newsflash – 8 and 17 September 2017
  • CEEP Sustainability Board: Commission access to company information and next Board meeting
  • CEEP Water Task Force: Water reuse and next meeting
  • CEEP Environment Task Force: Next meeting on 12 October 2017
  • CEEP Public Services Board: SME Definition and Commission access to company information
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : September 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

 CEEP UK News Alert - 4 August 2017

In this issue:

  • For approval  - European partnership/alliance for integration, offering opportunities for refugees to integrate into European Labour Market
  • CEEP News - July 2017
  • Social Europe e-newsletter: 1 August 2017

 

CEEP UK News Alert - 28 July 2017

In this issue

  • REFIT: Answer to the targeted consultation on feasibility of burden reduction objectives in specific sectors

CEEP UK News Alert - 21 July 2017 

In this issue

  • CEEP Meeting with Commissioner Vella & Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Full set of CEEP amendments to Clean Energy Package
  • CEEP Transport Task Force: Draft minutes of last meeting on 5 July 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conference

CEEP UK News Alert - 7 July 2017

In this issue:

  • Update on next CEEP SGI Task Force meeting on 12 July
  • CEEP Transport  Task  Force meeting  &  CEEP statement on e-mobility
  • CEEP Energy Task Force meeting: Next steps after last week’s meeting
  • REFIT: Targeted Consultation on Burden Reduction Objectives
  • Call for input: Proposal for future Commission right to request information
  • European Circular Economy Stakeholder Platform and Consultation on Microplastics
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Updated list of draft amendments on electricity market design
  • CEEP SGI Task Force: Draft agenda of next meeting on 12 July 2017
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 27 June 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

CEEP UK News Alert - 23 June 2017

In this issue:

  • CEEP Water Task Force: Commission conference on CAP
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Updated list of draft CEEP amendments to Clean Energy Package
  • CEEP Environment Task Force: Possible multi-stakeholder declaration on waste-to-energy
  • CEEP Water Task Force: Call for input regarding water infrastructure investments
  • Last days to register for the Public Services Summit 2017! (amongst the speakers: Council President Tusk, EC VP Dombrovskis, Commissioner Thyssen)
  • Draft agenda of CEEP Energy Task Force meeting on 30 June 2017
  • Commission representative at next CEEP Transport Task Force meeting on 5 July 2017
  • CHANGE OF DATE: Next CEEP SGI Task Force meeting on 12 July 2017
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 20 June 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

CEEP UK News Alert - 16 June 2017

In this issue:

  • CEEP Public Services Board: Commission Roadmap on SME Definition Review
  • CEEP Environment Task Force: Follow-up to Task Force meeting on 8 June 2017
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Update ahead of next meeting on 30 June 2017
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 13 June 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

 

CEEP UK News Alert - 9 June 2017

In this issue:

  • REMINDER: CEEP Environment Task Force on 8 June
  • REMINDER: CEEP Water Task Force meeting this Friday
  • CEEP Transport Task Force: Next meeting on 5 July 2017
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 6 June 2017

CEEP UK News Alert - 2 June 2017

In this issue:

  • 2017 European Semester – Country-Specific Recommendations
  • Invitation to CEEP Public Services Summit
  • Meeting with Commission Vice-President Šefčovič and Commissioner Bulc
  • CEEP Transport Task Force: Publication of Commission Mobility Package
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: First set of draft CEEP amendments to Clean Energy Package
  • CEEP SGI Task Force: Draft CEEP Statement on Commission reflection paper “Harnessing Globalisation”
  • Draft agenda of next CEEP Environment Task Force meeting on 8 June 2017
  • Commission representative at CEEP Water Task Force meeting on 9 June 2017
  • Social Europe e-newsletters – May 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

 CEEP UK News Alert - 19 May 2017

In this issue:

  • CEEP Transport Task Force: Ms Unterholzner appointed as new Chair
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Next meeting on 30 June 2017 in Paris and Call for input
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

CEEP UK News Alert - 12 May 2017

In this issue:

  • CEEP SGI Task Force: Call for input on Commission reflection paper “Harnessing Globalisation”
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 9 May 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

CEEP UK News Alert - 5 May 2017

  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Final CEEP Draft Opinion on Clean Energy Package
  • CEEP Water Task Force: Commission Roadmap on Strategic approach to pharmaceuticals in the environment
  • Invitation to Event on “Innovation and digitalisation in public services for sustainable cities”
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 2 May 2017

CEEP UK News Alert - 28 April 2017

  • CEEP Water Task Force: Draft CEEP Statement on policy options for DWD review
  • CEEP Environment Task Force: Possible multi-stakeholder statements and Commission consultation
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Phone conference on CEEP opinion on Clean Energy Package
  • CEEP Sustainability Board: Final Draft CEEP Response to Data Economy Consultation
  • CEEP Water Task Force: Draft CEEP Response to Consultation on CAP
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 18 April 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

CEEP UK News Alert - 18 April 2017

  • President Tusk at CEEP Public Services Summit 2017, 28 June
  • Draft minutes of last Public Services Board meeting
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: New draft CEEP opinion and Invitation to phone conference 

CEEP UK News Alert - 30 March 2017

  • CEEP Water Task Force: CALL FOR INPUT on policy options for DWD review
  • REMINDER: CEEP SGI Task Force meeting on Monday 3 April 2017

CEEP UK News Alert - 24 March 2017

  • CEEP Transport Task Force: Final draft CEEP response to Clean Vehicles Directive Consultation
  • CEEP Water Task Force: Draft CEEP Comments on Commission Roadmap on DWD Review
  • Invitation to CEEP Public Services Board meeting on 4 April 2017
  • Invitation to next CEEP SGI Task Force meeting on 3 April 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences

CEEP UK News Alert - 17 March 2017

In this issue:

  • REMINDER: Call for input for Data Economy Consultation
  • European Parliament vote on waste legislation review
  • CEEP Water Task Force: Last week’s events on water reuse
  • CEEP Transport Task Force: Draft CEEP Response to EC Consultation on Coach/ Bus Liberalisation
  • CEEP Energy Task Force: Revised draft CEEP opinion on Clean Energy Package
  • Chief EU TiSA Negotiator at next CEEP SGI Task Force & CEEP Response to ongoing Consultation
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 14 March 2017

CEEP UK News Alert - 3 March 2017

In this issue:

  • CEEP Water Task Force: Call for input and Commission Roadmap
  • CEEP Public Services Board: Call for input on Late Payment Directive
  • Social Europe e-newsletter : 28 February 2017
  • Eversheds Sutherland : E-briefings, Updates and Conferences