Industrial Relations: Global Legal Database (IRLex)



The Global Legal Database on Industrial Relations (IR Lex) captures the legal and institutional framework which regulates industrial relations in a number of ILO Member States. It summarizes key aspects of the regulatory framework in each country providing and provides a source for comparative information on:

  • The national legal framework
  • The administration of trade unions and employers’ organizations
  • Legislative protection of workers' and employers' organizations, their members and representatives
  • Tripartite social dialogue
  • Information and consultation procedures at the workplace
  • Collective bargaining
  • Labour disputes and their resolution.

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