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Emily O'Reilly, EU Ombudsman, with EU Commission president 2009-2014, José Manuel Barroso [European Commission]
Public Affairs 29-07-2014

Ombudsman pushes for more protection for EU whistleblowers

The EU Ombudsman, Emily O’Reilly, on Monday (27 July) opened an investigation into nine EU institutions, which have failed to put in place protective measures for staff members that report corruption or malpractice.
Future EU 31-01-2013

EU officials plan strike ahead of budget summit next week

Three European civil servants unions in Brussels plan a strike two days before the EU summit of 7-8 February to protest rumoured additional budget cuts. EURACTIV France reports.
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.