ADDRESSING LOW WAGES IN WOMEN-DOMINATED PUBLIC SERVICES
CELSI hosted an online workshop titled Close the gender pay gap in the public services in the context of austerity. Presented case studies from Poland, Romania, Hungary, Austria and Slovakia provided evidence of successful and less successful strategies of the trade unions addressing the low wages and working conditions in the women-dominated public services.
June 29, 2020
What could have been in Ljubljana, happened online
ARTUS-CEE project partners met on-line to discuss the progress and the next steps in their research work.
June 29, 2020
CELSI COVID-19 Policy Response Inquiry (COPReQ)
Read CELSI´s first policy brief on policy responses to COVID-19 pandemics in 20 countries.
May 22, 2020
CELSI FOUNDER AND DIRECTOR KAHANEC ADVISES THE UPCOMING GERMAN EU COUNCIL PRESIDENCY ON EU MOBILITY
CELSI's co-founder and scientific director Martin Kahanec has been invited to join a panel of experts to advise the upcoming German EU Council presidency on the questions of EU mobility.
May 15, 2020
CELSI's DIRECTOR KAHANEC ON COVID-19 DISTANCING: MOBILITY, COSTS, AND RISKS
Distancing measures imposed by twelve European countries during the COVID-19 pandemics (a ban on holding public events, school closures, shop closures, and a ban on non-essential movement) were associated with large drops in visits to retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, transit stations, and workplaces, drops in visits to parks in most cases, and an increase in time spent at home.
May 7, 2020
April 28 - Workers Memorial Day
CELSI joins the international initiative of European Trade Union Federations and the European Trade Union Confederation to commemorate those who died at work - due to lack of health and safety provisions at workplaces. We remember healthcare workers and all other workers who died from the Covid-19 disease through exposure at work.
April 28, 2020
CELSI' BRIEFING PAPER FOR THE EP MARKS TODAY's INTERNATIONAL ROMA DAY
On the occasion of the International Roma Day, on April 8, 2020, CELSI researchers Martin Kahanec, Lucia Kováčová and Maria Sedláková (together with Zuzana Poláčková from the Slovak Academy of Sciences) published a study on “The social and employment situation of Roma communities in Slovakia”, commissioned by the European Parliament’s Committee on Employment and Social Affairs (EMPL)
April 8, 2020
CELSI COVID-19 RESPONSE TEAM ENGAGES WITH THE SOCIAL PARTNERS TO SHAPE POLICY RESPONSES
The Second CELSI Expert Round Table: The Labor Market in Times COVID-19 was held on March 31 with top representatives of trade unions and employers' associations KOZ, AZZZ, ZMOS, APZ and RZZ, as well as experts from CELSI, with the twofold objective to...
April 1, 2020
CELSI COVID-19 Response Team Launched
CELSI COVID-19 Response Team launched to provide robust evidence for effective policy response to the COVID-19 crisis
March 16, 2020
COVID-19: CELSI STAYS AT HOME, CONTINUING ITS WORK ON LABOR MARKET CHALLENGES WHATEVER IT TAKES
The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemics is a global challenge that affects us all. During times like these, we need to act together.
March 13, 2020