Finland takes over BASTUN-presidency

The Finnish Confederation of Professionals STTK will hold the BASTUN presidency from the beginning of July in 2013 until the end of June in 2014.  STTK will have a coordinative role of the presidency. Mr. Mikko Mäenpää, President of STTK, will be the chairperson of BASTUN during the Finnish Presidency. The presidency program was discussed and approved at the last BASTUN - meeting in May in St. Petersburg.  The Finnish presidency has the following priorities:

- cross-border labour markets and mobility in the Baltic Sea Region and fighting
- grey economy and social dumping in the Baltic Sea Region
- promoting trade union interests in the Baltic Sea Labour Forum and supporting social dialogue
- sustainable labour market and jobs