World Employment Confederation (WEC)

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History

17 May 1967, Paris (France), as International Confederation of Temporary Work Organizations. Subsequently changed title to International Confederation of Temporary Work Businesses -- Confédération internationale des entreprises de travail temporaire -- Confederación Internacional de Empresas de Trabajo Temporal and then Confédération internationale des agences privées pour l'emploi (Ciett) -- International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies. Previously also referred to in French as Confédération internationale des agences d'emploi privé. Current title adopted 2016 with full title: World Employment Confederation - The voice of labour market enablers. Most recent statutes adopted 17 May 2011.

Aims

As the voice of labour market enablers, promote common interests of the employment industry on an international level.

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Activities

Knowledge management/information dissemination; events/meetings; networking/liaising; standards/guidelines.

Structure

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Languages

English.

Staff

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Financing

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 5 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 7 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 49 countries
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Type I Classification

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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth

UIA Org ID

C4198

Last News Received

6. Sep 2018
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