Information on Project

Project VS/2018/0030 „Promotion of Youth Workers Involvement and Decision Making in Trade Unions and Undertakings” aims to promote employee involvement in undertakings by information, consultation and participation mechanisms, through which employees’ representatives may exercise an influence on decisions to be taken within the company. The project is a comprehensive covering of the main challenges related to young workers involvement and participation in decision-making in undertakings and trade unions faced in 5 partner countries – Latvia, Croatia, Montenegro, Bulgaria and Hungary.

Project main objective is to ensure promotion of active involvement and decision making of young workers in undertakings and trade unions, organization of awareness-rising campaign for young employees related to the workers involvement and decision making, promotion of identification and training of young trade union leaders, as well as promotion of establishment of international cooperation network of young workers.

Project Activities

Implementation Term

Statuss

Organization of Project Management Committee meeting

February 1, 2018

Accomplished

Implementation of questionnaire for young members of trade unions/young workers on involvement and decision making

February 1, 2018 – May 31, 2018

Accomplished

Development of informative materials and implementation of awareness-rising campaign

April 1, 2018 – November 16, 2018

In progress

International round-table meetings/experience exchange visits for representatives of partner countries

April 1, 2018 – November 16, 2018

In progress

“Development of “Young Active Worker Manual”

April 1, 2018 – November 16, 2018

In Progress

Implementation of informative seminars for youth workers/students on involvement issues in Partner countries

April 1, 2018 – January 31, 2019

In progress

Development of International Training Program for Young Trade Union Leaders

October 1, 2018 – February 28, 2019

In progress

Organization and Implementation of International Training for Young Trade Union Leaders in Latvia

March 1, 2019 – May 31, 2019

Will be initiated in accordance with Project Plan

Organization of Project Closing International Conference

April 1, 2019 – June 30, 2019

Will be initiated in accordance with Project Plan

The expected results of the project are:

  • better understanding of problems related to young workers involvement and decision making in undertakings and trade unions and ways of solving existing problems due to the wide exchange of experience and best practice during the project between partner countries;
  • promotion of improvement of current situation related to young workers involvement and decision making in undertakings and trade unions due to implementation of informative seminars, Young Trade Union Leaders Training and awareness-rising campaign;
  • promotion of improvement of trade unions capacity by attraction of active work-willing young members and managers;
  • promotion of cooperation between employees and employers organizations in relation to young workers involvement and decision making in undertakings and trade unions;
  • promotion of pubic awareness on workers involvement in undertakings and trade unions.