Employers’ Confederation of Latvia (LDDK) is the biggest organization representing the interests of employers.
LDDK acts as a partner in socioeconomic negotiations with Saeima, the Cabinet of Ministers of Republic of Latvia and Free Trade Union Confederation of Latvia.
LDDK unites 42 branch and regional associations and federations that take a significant place in Latvian economics, as well as enterprises that employ over 50 people.
The members of LDDK employ at large 35% of employees in Latvia.
Mission of LDDK
To enhance effectiveness of entrepreneurship and employment development by taking into account the interests of sociey at large, to promote strengthening and development of Latvian employers and their organizations.
To enhance the growth of Latvian employers, the development of enterprise culture and creation of favorable social conditions.
To represent and protect economic, social and professional interests of its members in conformity with the Law on Employers’ Organizations and Their Associations.
To represent and defend its members’ interests in relations with trade unions, state and municipal institutions, as well as international employers’ organizations;To provide LDDK members with an opportunity to participate in discussion of issues of their interest at all government levels.