About: EU civil service

Economy & Jobs 15-04-2015

France sends EU civil servants back to school

Harlem Désir, France's Secretary of State for European Affairs, launched the EU's "Back to School" programme in France on Monday. The initiative aims to spread knowledge of the Union to a generation that has "only known the euro". EURACTIV France reports
Gergely Polner
Brexit 29-07-2014

Is British influence in Brussels about to fall off a cliff?

The UK still holds a high number of senior civil servants in the EU, but their number is in decline. The foreign office should encourage young civil servants and graduates to work in Brussels, writes Gergely Polner.
Future EU 11-05-2012

Brussels regrets it cannot afford ‘wizards’ anymore

Despite attractive salaries and working conditions, the European Commission says it is unable to recruit the same kind of highly-talented personnel as giant multinationals.