Baltic Alliance for Apprenticeships (BAfA)

Baltic Alliance for Apprenticeships (BAfA) was established in June 22, 2015 with the aim of increasing the competitiveness of the Baltic labour force prepared by the VET systems with a particular emphasis on WBL, to rise the status and attractiveness of the Baltic VET and encourage regional approaches in VET implementation.

The Ministries of Education of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia commit themselves to co-operate for the promotion of apprenticeships and work-based learning by Signing the Declaration of Intent on the Baltic Allaince for Apprenticeships.

Photo – Baltic ministers signing the declaration on the establishment of BAFA 22 June, 2015 during the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Baltic Alliance for Apprenticeships Declaration (.pdf)

BAfA visual identity (ENG, .pdf)

BAFA logo

Conference: BAfA for Innovative VET
Baltic Alliance for Apprenticeships for Innovative Vocational Education and Training

Rīga, 25 January, 2017

Presentation by Dana Carmen Bachmann, European Commission, Directorate General for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion Head of Unit E3, Vocational training, Apprenticeships and Adult learning