All posts tagged "France"

  • A family reunification dilemma for the EU

    Many of the asylum seekers heading for Europe hope to bring their families over later – so governments are squeezing refugees’ rights to family reunification. But Yermi Brenner finds that

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Managing the EU Migration Crisis

    The recent influx of migrants into Europe from Africa, the Middle East and South Asia has presented European leaders and policymakers with their greatest challenge since the Eurozone crisis. The

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • Governments failing to respond to needs of ageing population, says OECD

    Governments around the world are failing to respond to the needs of an ageing population, according to a recent OECD report which calls on health systems to improve their use

    • Posted January 18, 2016
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  • French prime minister backs civil service pay rise

    French civil servants could see their pay increase from 2017, as the country’s prime minister Manuel Valls expressed he was determined to override labour union opposition to a plan for

    • Posted October 2, 2015
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  • British civil service is world leader, says top civil servant

    The British civil service is world leader in behavioural insights and evidence-based policy, its most senior civil servant has claimed. Speaking at an event in London last week, cabinet secretary

    • Posted September 28, 2015
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  • Update on world economic outlook out tomorrow

    The OECD will publish its projections for the economic outlook of the world’s major economies tomorrow. The OECD’s chief economist Catherine L. Mann is presenting the Interim Global Economic Assessment

    • Posted September 15, 2015
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  • Explaining Public Sector Cuts

    With the global recession still causing severe budget constraints, public sectors are struggling to balance imposing austerity measures against providing satisfactory explanations to staff. This is a situation which is

    • Posted October 2, 2014
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