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Priority 1: Policies and tools for the future of Europe


How can our regional structures be improved and, at the same time, be beneficial for workers and citizens?

This course deals with regional policy initiatives and projects. It includes the following issues:

  • Territorial crisis – what can trade unions do?
  • Company policies – ways to react
  • Regional developments including high-tech-strategies
  • Communal services and infrastructure development / regional economies
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  • To map patterns in regional policy structures in Europe;
  • To discuss trade union involvement in regional industrial policy;
  • To identify and compare challenges and trade union practices;
  • To draft ideas for a strategy for the improvement of regional industrial policies in which trade unions have an active role;
  • To be able to build EU wide networks.
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Tsela Ceulemans