NFS Project Workers' Rights in the Baltic Countries

In 2016 NFS launched a project with the purpose of looking at the theory and practice in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania in regards to workers' rights. The project was initiated in september 2016 will continue untill the fall of 2017 and will include an independent and impartial analysis of the Baltic Countries: Determining whether any given legislation or practice complies with the ILO Core Conventions and Convention 144 on Tripartite Consultation. The project is carried out in close cooperation with our colleagues in the Baltic trade unions.

Timeline

Conference in Vilnius 23 February 2017
 

Presentation of Markku Sippolas report:

Ideological underpinnings of the development of social dialogue and industrial relations in the Baltic States 
Presentatin of Niklas Bruuns report:
The Baltic States and the Core Conventions of the ILO

Conference in Tallinn 29 August 2017

Presentation of Field Study
Discussion on developing a Strategy to improve workers' rights

Final Conference/BASTUN High Level meeting in Riga 21-22 November 2017

Presentation of strategy and project findings
 
For more information please contact project leader Maria Häggman att the NFS secretariat.