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Link Listing of Institutes, Associations and Organizations Active In Labour Research

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LABOUR RESEARCH LINKS
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001 Argentina Buenos Aires
Buenos Aires EFT Equipo Federal del Trabajo






002 Australia

Melbourne URCOT Union Research Centre on Organisation and Technology Limited





Work place research assisting union and management reps involved in organisational and technological change
003 Australia NSW
Sydney
Evatt Foundation

The Australian labour movement's leading policy research organisation


Advancing the ideals of the labour movement, such as equality, participation, social justice and human rights.
004 Australia NSW
Sydney
School of Business at the University of Sydney
ACIRRT Australian Centre for Industrial Relations Research and Training


A leading, multi-disciplinary, research and training organisations. We monitor and analyse the changing nature of work.
005 Belgium

Brussels ETUC European Trade Union Confederation

ETUC Resource Centre


Delivers information and technical assistance on European social dialogue issues to the ETUC member organisations
006 Belgium

Brussels ETUC European Trade Union Confederation
ETUI REHS European Trade Union Institute for Research, Education and Health and Safety


Conduct scientific research and provide expertise to the ETUC
007 Belgium

Brussels ETUI European Trade Union Institute HQ




Info on European research activities in the field of industrial relations, employment, labour market, social & trade union policy
008 Belgium

Brussels UCL - IST Université catholique de Louvain - Institut des sciences du travail



Institute of Labour Science
A multidisciplinary approach to the issues of labour within Belgium, Europe and in the World
009 Brazil SP
Sao Paulo
UNITRABALHO



Inter University Labour Study and Research Network
Carries out studies, researches and projects on the world of labour
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010 Canada MB
Winnipeg IISD International Institute for Sustainable Development

IISDnet


Information on sustainable development and the IISD. Our mission is to champion innovation enabling societies to live sustainbly.
011 Canada NS
Halifax LC&S / TC&S Labour, Capital and Society / Travail, capital et société

Labour Issues in the Third World - Africa, Asia, Latin America, Caribbean & the Middle East


Publishes research and theoretical material by Canadians and researchers in regions of the South.
012 Canada ON
Hamilton CILN Canadian International Labour Network

Labour Market Institutions and Outcomes: A Cross-National Study


The investigations focus on the effects of labour-market laws and institutions on labour-market outcomes
013 Canada ON
Ottawa HRSDC Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

Innovation Strategy - 2 reports on labour research

English/French Achieving Excellence: Investing in People, Knowledge and Opportunity and Knowledge Matters: Skills and Learning for Canadians
014 Canada ON
Peterborough
Labour Research





Presenting benefits of, reference books, internet resources, discussion papers & the elements of how to conduct labour research
015 Canada ON
St Catharines
Bruce Allen, labour activist and researcher






016 Canada ON
Toronto
Labour Education and Training Research Network




English/French To create a national forum to bring forward best practices in the training industry. Hosted by York University
017 Canada ON
Toronto CRWS Centre for Research on Work and Society





Hosted by York University
018 Denmark Århus
Århus CLS Centre for Labour Market and Social Research





To produce new research based knowledge about labour market relations and welfare policy and to train new researchers.
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019 France Ain
Gex
Conor Cradden

Labour & Business Policy Research


Independent researcher working in the areas of sociology, industrial relations, corporate social responsibility, business ethics.
020 Germany Bayern
Nuremberg IAB Institut für Arbeitsmarkt- und Berufsforschung

Institute for Labour Market Research


Conduct labour market and occupational research
021 Germany Nordrhein-Westfalen
Düsseldorf IAT Institut Arbeit und Technik



Institute for Work and Technology
To find and evaluate innovative solutions for the current structural changes.
022 Greece

Athens INE GSEE/ADEDI Institute of Labour-Greek General Confederation of Labour




Greek/English Aims at the scientifically supported intervention of the trade union movement in research, planning and development.
023 Indonesia

Jakarta ASPEK Association of Indonesia Trade Unions
CITUS Center for Information and Trade Union Studies


Conducts policy-oriented research on wide spectrum of labour issues
024 Ireland

Dublin
European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions

Industrial Relations - Living Conditions - Working Conditions


To contribute to the planning and design of better living and working conditions in Europe.
025 Japan

Tokyo JIL Japan Institute of Labour





Research synthetically about the labor. Collect and provide the information and data about the labor Promote mutual understanding
026 Japan Kanagawa
Kawasaki ISL Institute for Science of Labour




Japanese/Eng. Includes: Research activities, Better job design, Health and Safety Assessment, Work Life Quality Improvements, Training
027 Japan Tokyo
Shinjuku JIL Japan Institute of Labour




Japanese/Eng. Engaged in the comprehensive research and study of labor problems,collecting and classifying imformation and data
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028 Japan Tokyo
Tokyo
Japan Research Institute of Labour Movement

Labor Movement Research Institute Rodo-Soken,Union Corp

To promote research and policymaking activities that can make positive contribution to the development of the movement
029 Mexico DF
Mexico CILAS Centro de Investigación Laboral y Asesoría Sindical



Center for Labor Research and Union Consultation
A group of researchers, specialists in diverse subjects related to the world of work, and the economy.
030 Norway

Oslo FAFO
HQ


Norwegian Institute of Applied Social Science Norwegian
031 Russia

Moscow
Institute of Globalization and Social Movements

Global Alternative


Research institute dedicated to the study of issues of globalisation and social movements.
032 South Africa

Durban TURP Trade Union Research Project





Research and education for trade unions and federations and develops and publishes specific materials for union needs
033 South Africa Western Cape
Rondebosch
University of Cape Town - Faculty of Law
IDLL Institute of Development & Labour Law


Playing a leading role in labour law teaching and research
034 Spain Madrid
Madrid ISA International Sociological Association

Research Committee on Labour Movements


International research on labour movements with a focus on their role both in industrial relations and in the political arena.
035 Switzerland

Geneva GURN Global Union Research Network

A platform for trade unionists and researchers dealing with the challenges of globalization from a labour perspective.


Provides information packages on different priority areas with documents, research and links to further information.
036 Switzerland

Geneva ILO International Labour Organization

Employment Strategy


Employment needs to be the central issue in national and international policy-making so we can overcome the worldwide problems
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037 UK Essex
Colchester ILR Institute for Labour Research

Institute for Labour Research at the University of Essex


To focus and promote economic and social research into the evolution of labour market structure.
038 UK Greater London
London CWU Communication Workers Union

Roger Darlington, Head of Research


Biographical profile includes Personal Introduction, Introduction To The CWU, Introduction To The CWU Research Department
039 UK Greater London
London LRD Labour Research Department





The independent, trade union based research organisation provides detailed information for supporting negotiations & campaigns.
040 US CA
Berkeley
University of California, Berkeley - Institute of Industrial Relations
CPER California Public Employee Relations


Conducts research to help in dealing with the special problems involved in public sector employment relations.
041 US CA
Berkeley IIR Institute of Industrial Relations
CLRE Center for Labor Research and Education


To increase the capacity of unions to understand, use and carry out research that informs their short-term and long-term strategy
042 US CA Southern California Los Angeles
Day Labor Research Institute





Working together with Cities, Communities and Police, we set up centers from which day laborers go out to work at fair wages
043 US CA
Los Angeles IIR Institute of Industrial Relations
CLRE Center for Labor Research and Education


A unique role as a bridge between the University and the labor community in Southern California from UCLA
044 US CA
Los Angeles ILE Institute for Labor and Employment





University of California
045 US CA
Los Angeles IRLE Institute for Research on Labor and Employment





University of California at Los Angeles
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046 US CA
Stanford
Africa, Labor, Stanford University






047 US DC
Washington LRF Laogai Research Foundation





Collecting information about China's vast system of forced labour camps called the Laogai
048 US FL
Deerfield Beach
Market Research Store





Market Research Store is a single destination for all the industry, company and country reports.
049 US FL
Miami
Center for Labor Research & Studies





Florida International University
050 US HI
Pearl City CLEAR Center for Labor Education and Research





University of Hawai'i - West O'ahu
051 US IL
Chicago CLCR Center for Labor & Community Research

Creating effective partnerships between labor, community, and business


A consulting and research organization that specializes in community development, having a particular expertise in manufacturing.
052 US KY
Lexington CLEAR Center for Labor Education and Research
CLEARUK Center for Labor Education and Research University of Kentucky


Conducts labor education programs and applied research on issues of interest to Kentucky's working people.
053 US MA
Amherst
Labor Relations and Research Center

UMass Labor Center


University of Massachusetts
054 US MI
Detroit
Douglas A. Fraser Center for Workplace Issues





Provides the best in research and learning for creating the best workplace of tomorrow.
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055 US NY
New York
Cornell Global Labor Institute HQ
Awareness - Action - Alternatives



056 US NY International New York GLS Global Labor Strategies

Analysis... Research... Education... Networks... Campaigns


To assist social movements make the connections and develop the strategies needed to function effectively in the global economy.
057 US OR
Eugene LERC Labor Education and Research Center





University of Oregon
058 US OR
Eugene LERC Labor Education and Research Center HQ




To foster creative and critical thinking among labor leaders
059 US PA
University Park WORKFAM The Work/Family Newsgroup HQ




Newsgroup for researchers, practitioners and policy-makers concerned with the impact of the changing nature of work & family
060 US TX
Denton
Center for Collaborative Organizations





Develops education and research in all areas of collaborative work systems.

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