The EUI employees Union engaged lawyer Michela Velardo to draft a formal letter to the Ministries of Health and Ministry of Foreign Affairs. We are especially pleased that we reached agreement with our sister unions, Union Syndicale Ispra (USI) and European Training Foundation USF-ETF, to co-sign the letter on 24 February supporting the right for all […]
The EUI Employees Union donated 4000 € distributed evenly among four associations working to support victims of the recent earthquake in Turkey and Syria on 6 February 2023.
A Townhall open online meeting for EUI staff, administrative and academics on Health Cover for EUI Staff was convened by the Secretary General on 7 November 2022. The SG Office had extended the in person invitation to the Staff Committee members as well as the Union Executive Committee members. Minutes
The Council of the Piedmont Region approved a motion on 10 January 2023 against the “Tessera Sanitaria depotenziata con asterisco” and the proposed agreement between the European institutions and the Italian Health Ministry. The document clearly outlines the main reasons why this agreement should be rejected. Full text (in Italian).
We share the communication from Union Syndicale Ispra (USI) to all JRC staff in Ispra with a summary of the workshop on prejudicial consequences linked to the deprivation of the Health Card, which took place on 22 November 2022 with the intervention of the lawyer Michela Velardo. Full document (ITA/ENG) – EUI login
On 18 November 2022, the EUI Employee’s Union and the Staff Committee sent a join letter to the Tuscany Health Department, asking the Tuscan Region to oppose the proposed agreement between the PMO and the Italian Health Ministry. Full letter (in Italian)
EUI Employees Union’s position on the EC PMO – Italian Health Ministry draft agreement on a Tessera Sanitaria Depotenziata (TS*)
The EUI Employees Union’s says NO to the negotiations around a draft agreement between EC PMO and the Italian Health Ministry on a Tessera Sanitaria Depotenziata (TS*). We fight for: Active and retired personnel and their families must have guaranteed health protection through the coverage of a national healthcare system as for all other European Union […]
The Council of the Lombardy Region approved a motion in June 2022 against the “Tessera Sanitaria con asterisco” and the proposed agreement between the European institutions and the Italian Health Ministry. The document clearly outlines the main reasons why this agreement should be rejected. Full text (in Italian).
The minutes of the meeting between the HR Director, the Secretary General, the Staff Committee and the Union representatives on tessera sanitaria and health insurance issues, which took place on 27 September 2022, are available here (EUI login required).
On October 3rd 2022, the Association Article 32 sent a letter to the Italian Health Ministry on protection of health rights for European Institutions staff members with fiscal residence in Italy. Read the full document (in Italian)