Energy price explosion, general inflation, economic disruption, etc. The bad news is accumulating and putting many colleagues in difficulties.
The actual automatic salary adjustment method allows inflation to be (partly) taken into account. Figures for the salary adjustment at the end of 2022 are circulated in the press, which presents this as an additional kind of bonus with a style designed to discredit the European civil service.
These media are generalising and forgetting that there are not only senior staff in our institutions. For more information