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    About the ILO in Estonia

    Estonia is a member state of the ILO since 1992.

    The ILO has assisted Estonia in its economic and labour market transformation and in its accession to the EU in 2004. Main areas of work included establishing and strengthening social dialogue and tripartism, examining the effects of privatization and labour market transition, supporting the development of new labour market programmes, institutions and labour law reform, assessment of worst forms of child labour, improving health and safety at workplace, supporting pension reform and sustainable social security system, promoting flexibility and security in the labour market.