Council

  • The ILERA Council will meet next on Wednesday 25 July from 12.30 to 14.00 on the occasion of the 18th ILERA World Congress in Seoul, Korea. During this meeting the council will a President for the period 2021 - 2024, members of the Executive Committee for the period 2018-2021 and decide on other important matters.

The Council of the ILERA is composed of the representatives of the Full Members, these can be national or regional associations, the primary purpose of which is the advancement of knowledge and research in labour and employment relations; each Council member has one vote. The Council elects the President and the members of the Executive Committee. The Council meets once every three years, on the occasion of the ILERA World Congress, and gives the Executive Committee such general guidance or instructions as it deems appropriate.

    • ARGENTINA

    Name: La Asociación de Relaciones del Trabajo de la República Argentina (ARTRA)
    Website: www.artra.org.ar (Spanish)

    • AUSTRALIA

    Name: Australian Labour and Employment Relations Association ACT
    Website: www.aleraact.asn.au

    • BANGLADESH

    Name: Association of Industrial Relations Researchers Bangladesh (AIRRB)
    Address: c/o OSHE Foundation, House # 19, Lane # 1,
    Block # A, Section # 6, Mirpur, Dhaka-1216
    Telephone: +88-02-9032947-8
    Fax: +88-02-9032949
    E-mail: oshe@agni.com
    President: Prof A.R. Chowdhury Repon

    • BELGIUM

    Name: Association belge des relations du travail (ABRT/BBVA)
    Address: c/o Vrije Universiteit Brussel - Free University Brussels, Public Law Dept.,
    Pleinlaan 2, B-1050 Brusssels
    Telephone: +32 (0)2 629 2543
    E-mail: Wilfried.Rauws@vub.ac.be
    President: Prof Wilfried Rauws

    • BRAZIL

    Name: Academia Nacional de Direito do Trabalho (ANDT)
    Address: Rua Riachuelo n° 217, Conjunto 61 Centro, CEP 01.007-000, Sao Paulo
    Telephone: +55-11 3174 0200
    E-mail: andt@andt.org.br
    Secretary General: Prof Luiz Carlos Robortella

    • CANADA

    Name: Canadian Industrial Relations Association (CIRA) | Association canadienne
    des relations industrielles (ACRI)
    Website: www.cira-acri.ca/ (English - French)

    • CHILE

    Name: Asociacion Chilena de Relaciones de Trabajo
    Address: Erasmo Escala 1942, SANTIAGO CENTRO
    Telephone: +56-2 697-2097
    E-mail: hhumeres@ahmt.cl
    President: Prof Hector Humeres Noguer

    • CHINA

    Name: China Association for Labour Studies (CALS)
    Address: No. 12 Hepingli Zhongjie, Doncheng District, BEIJING
    Telephone: +86-10 8420-1686
    E-mail: zhaoyue@mohrss.gov.cn
    Deputy Secretary: Mr Zhao Yue

    • COLOMBIA

    Name: Asociacion de Relaciones de Trabajo de Colombia
    Address: Calle 122 N° 11D-71, Apto 103
    Telephone: +57-1 214-0489 | +57-315 335-3022
    E-mail: malisa29mon@hotmail.com | marthaemonsalve29@hotmail.com
    President: Dra Martha Elisa Monsalve Cuellar

    • CYPRUS

    Name: Cyprus Human Resource Management Association (CyHRMA)
    Website: www.cyhrma.org

    • DENMARK

    Name: Employment Relations Research Centre (FAOS)
    Website: faos.ku.dk (Danish - English)

    • FINLAND

    Name: The Finnish Association of Work Life Research (FAWORE)
    Website: www.tyoelamantutkimus.fi (Finnish - English)

    • FRANCE

    Name: Association Francaise d'étude des Relations Professionnelles (AFERP)
    Address: Université Paris 2, Pantheon Assas, 92, Rue d'Assas, F-75006 PARIS
    Telephone: +33-1 4441-5954
    E-mail: contact@aferp.org
    President: Prof Françis Kessler

    • GERMANY

    Name: German Industrial Relations Association (GIRA)
    Address: Universitaet Duisburg-Essen, Lehrstuhl fur allgemeine Betriebswirtschaftslehre Insbesondere
    Arbeit, Personal and Organisation. Fakultat Wirtschaftswissenschaften, Campus Essen, Universitaetstr. 12, D-45141 ESSEN
    Telephone: +49-201 183-2260
    E-mail: girasekretariat@gmail.com
    President: Prof Werner Nienhueser
    Website: www.giraweb.de (German)

    • INDIA

    Name: Indian Industrial Relations Association (IIRA)
    Website: iira.webs.com

    • INDONESIA

    Name: Indonesian Industrial Relations Association (AHII)
    Address: JL. Damai No 29, Rt 08 - Rw 01, Bambu Apus, Cipayung, JAKARTA TIMUR,
    Telephone: +62-21 7097-2805
    E-mail: sutantosuwarno_2012@yahoo.com
    General Secretary: Dr Sutanto Suwarno

    • IRELAND

    Name: Irish Association for Industrial Relations
    Website: www.ul.ie/iair

    • ISRAEL

    Name: Industrial Relations Research Association of Israel
    Address: David Shimoni 18, HERZLYIA 46367
    Telephone: +972-9 950-6162
    E-mail: ozerc@netvision.net.il
    General Secretary: Dr Ozer Carmi

    • ITALY

    Name: Associazione Italiana di Studio delle Relazioni Industriali, AISRI
    Address: Università degli Studi di Bari, Dipartimento sui Rapporti di Lavoro e sulle Relazioni Industriali, Corso Italia, 23, 7121 BARI
    Telephone: +39-80 571-7750
    E-mail: l.bellardi@scienzepolitiche.uniba.it
    President: Prof Lauralba Bellardi

    • JAPAN

    Name: Japan Industrial Relations Research Association
    Address: University of Tokyo, Institute of Social Science,7-3 Hongo Bunkyo-ku, TOKYO 113-00332
    Telephone: (+81-3) 5841-4983
    General Secretary: Prof Michio Nitta
    E-mail: jirra@mynavi.jp
    Website: www.jirra.org (Japanese)

    • KOREA

    Name: Korea Labour and Employment Relations Association
    Address: c/o Korea Labour Institute, 30 Eunhaeng-ro, Youngdungpo-Gu, SEOUL 150-740
    Telephone: (+82-2) 782-0141
    General Secretary: Prof Changwon Lee
    E-mail: cwlee@kli.re.kr

    • MEXICO

    Name: Sociedad Mexicana de Relaciones de Trabajo
    Address: Calle Valparaíso Número 2572 Colonia Providencia,
    Zona Minerva, Código Postal 44630 Telephone: (+52-33) 38255022 or (+52-33) 38250730
    General Secretary: Dr Angel Guillermo Ruiz Moreno
    E-mail: agruizm@ruizmoreno.com

    • NETHERLANDS

    Name: Nederlandse Vereniging voor Arbeidsverhoudingen (NVA)
    Website: www.nva-arbeidsverhoudingen.nl (Dutch)

    • NEW ZEALAND

    Name: New Zealand Employment Relations Society Incorporated
    Address: c/o The New Zealand Work and Labour Market Institute, Level 10,
    42 Wakefield Street, Auckland 1010 Telephone: (+64-9) 921-9999 ext. 6505
    Fax: (+64-9) 921-9876
    Chairperson: Dr Erling Rasmusses
    E-mail: erling.rasmussen@aut.ac.nz

    • NIGERIA

    Name: Nigerian Industrial and Employment Relations Association (NIERA)
    Address: University of Lagos, Dept. of Industrial Relations and
    Personnel Management, AKOKA, YABA, LAGOS, Nigeria
    Telephone: (+234-1) 5454-8913
    Fax: (+234-1) 4972-544
    Secretary/Treasurer: Dr Akeem Akinwale
    Chairperson: Prof Dafe Otobo
    E-mail: nieranigeria@gmail.com

    • NORWAY

    Name: Norsk arbeidslivsforum
    Website: www.arbeidslivsforum.no/

    • PERU

    Name: Asociación Peruana de Relaciones de Trabajo (APERT)
    Address: Av. Paseo de la República 6236, Miraflores, LIMA
    Telephone: (+51-1) 447-2020
    Fax: (+51-1) 241 5657
    President: Prof German Ramirez-Gaston
    E-mail: gramirez@correo.ulima.edu.pe

    • PHILIPPINES

    Name: Philippines Industrial Relations Society (P.I.R.S.)
    Address: PO Box 261, U.P. Post Office, University of the Phlippines, Diliman, Quezon City 1101
    Telephone: (+63 2) 411-9226
    President: Prof Jorge Sibal
    E-mail: sibal_jorge@yahoo.com

    • SLOVAKIA

    Name: Labour Law Association Slovakia
    Website: www.laborlaw.sk/

    • SOUTH AFRICA

    Name: Industrial Relations Association of South Africa
    Website: www.irasa.org.za

    • SRI LANKA

    Name: The Industrial Relations Association of Sri Lanka
    Address: No 318 High Level Road, Colombo 6
    Telephone: (+94-11) 236-8164
    Fax: (+94-11) 258-2938
    President: Mr Mahinda Madihahewa
    E-mail: slmol@slt.lk

    • SWEDEN

    Name: Svenska ILERA-Foreningen
    Address: c/o Arbetsformedlingen/HK, SE-113 99 STOCKHOLM
    Telephone: (+46-771) 600000
    President: Mr Eskil Wadensjo
    E-mail: farhad.abdi@arbetsformedlingen.se

    • URUGUAY

    Name: Asociacion Uruguaya de Relaciones Laborales (AUREL)
    Address: Juncal 1355, oficina 702, 11000 Montevideo
    Telephone: (+59-82) 916-2722
    Fax: (+59-82) 916-6033
    President: Sr Juan Raso Delgue
    E-mail: juanraso@redfacil.com.uy

    • VENEZUELA

    Name: Asociacion de relaciones de Trabajo de Venezuela
    Address: Universidad de Carabobo, Parque Residencial Carabobo, Calle 145, Apto 101-85, Valencia, Carabobo 2002
    Telephone: (+58-241) 823-7713
    Fax: (+58-241) 425-0933
    President: Sr Hector Lucena
    E-mail: hllucena@hotmail.com or hlucena@uc.edu.ve

    • UNITED KINGDOM

    Name: British Universities Industrial Relations Association
    Website: www.buira.org

    • UNITED STATES

    Name: Labor and Employment Relations Association
    Website: www.leraweb.org