Entrepreneurs' day is an annual gathering of employers, highest government representatives, NGOs, Trade Unions, foreign diplomats and other stakeholders interested in business and entrepreneurship and promotion of better entrepreneurial climate. Both President Ivo Josipović and Prime Minister Zoran Milanović were present - they opened the ceremony in the Zagreb Westin Hotel on 9th June 2014.


Lidija Horvatić becomes member of the Governing body of the International labour organization

June 2nd 2014. -Ms. Lidija Horvatić, director of the EU Policies and International Affairs Department at the CEA was elected member of the governing body at the International Labour Organization.

The International Labour Organization (ILO) is the only tripartite U.N. agency with government, employer, and worker representatives. This tripartite structure makes the ILO a unique forum in which the governments and the social partners of the economy of its 185 Member States can freely and openly debate and elaborate labour standards and policies.


Croatia and Bulgaria to strengthen cooperation

During his official visit to Croatia, Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oreharski visited the CEA premises on the occasion of the Croatian-Bulgarian Business Forum.
Minister of SMEs and Entrepreneurship- Gordan Maras, of Tourism - Darko Lorencin, President of the Board of HAMAG-INVEST- Darko Liović were present, together with representatives of the CEA Executive Board, Bulgarian officials and Croatian companies. Collaboration will definitely be strengthened by the introduction of a direct air service between Zagreb-Sofia, expected to begin operating in June this year.


Croatian Employers' Association and Transparency International Croatia to sign an Agreement on business collaboration

The Croatian Employers’ Association and the Transparency International Croatia to collaborate in preventing corruption and promoting democratic values and fair competition

The International anti-corruption day, 9th December, was a good date to sign an Agreement on business collaboration. The agreement was signed by the CEA Deputy Director General Mr Bernard Jakelić and the TIC president Ms Davorka Budimir.




CEA -Global compact Croatia and UNICEF initiative: Children are everyone's business

The Croatian Employers' Association - Global Compact Croatia and UNICEF Croatia presented an initiative for corporate social responsibility directed towards respecting children's rights under the title „Children are everyone's business“. The initiative was created after numerous consultations with companies worldwide, and the aim is to support companies of all sizes in integration of children's rights in every day’s business and management.

An Agreement was signed establishing collaboration between the CEA and the UNICEF, regulating areas of common activities for benefit of children in the business sector. Speeches were given by the CEA president Ivica Mudrinić, vice-president of the Government Milanka Opačić, the Ombudsman for children Mila Jelavić and Head of UNICEF Office for Croatia Đurđica Ivković. Đurđica Ivković has invited all the companies and business leaders to invest in early development of children, which is also good for competitiveness in the long-run. She also reminded that respecting children’s rights is essential in building inclusive society of healthy, well-educated citizens, which is a condition of stable and prosperous business environment.

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