Estonia takes over the BASTUN presidency

The Estonian Trade Union Confederation EAKL will be chairing the BASTUN presidency between July 2014 and June 2015. Priorities include among others trade union organising,  smart solutions as a way to tackle challenges related to the mobility of labour and to combat social dumping as well as preparing for  structural changes in economy and training needs of labour.
A highlight of the presidency will be the BASTUN-high level meeting, which will be organised on the 19th November 2014. EAKL plans to focus on organising and aims to present the Baltic Organising Academy, both in theory and in practise. The meeting will gather trade unions representatives from across the Baltic Sea region who can exchange views and best practices as well as discuss strategies on organising.

BASTUN presidency paper