Symposium / Workshop

Important Events (handouts/submitted papers)

February 29-March 1, 2016

February 23-24, 2015

March 3–4, 2014

November 22, 2013

February 27–28, 2013

February 28–29, 2012

February 24–25, 2011

February 8–9, 2010

November 26–27, 2009

  • The Automotive Sector: How can Social Dialogue Assist a Sector in Crisis (A Global Response?) in Dublin (organized by European Foundation)
    "Impact of Crisis on Industrial Relations in the Automotive Sector in Japan"
    reported by Sumio Sakai, Director of International Affairs Department, JILPT
    Event-type: Workshop

January 21–23, 2009

November 27–28, 2008

February 19, 2008

February 10, 2008

November 29–30, 2007

  • "Industrial relations in the EU, the USA, Japan and other global economies - Working time and industrial relations 2007" in Geneva (organized by European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions)
    "2007 Annual Review for Japan" (PDF:144KB) A new window opens reported by Nobuaki Fujii, Research Director, JILPT

March 16, 2007

February 26–27, 2007

November 28–29, 2006

  • "Industrial relations in the EU, the USA, Japan and other global economies 2006" in Berlin (organized by European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions)
    Event-type: Conference

November 1, 2006

February 21, 2006

February 17, 2006

November 28–29, 2005

November 24, 2005

February 9–10, 2005

December 2-3, 2004

November 19, 2004

October 18–19, 2004

June 26, 2004

June 23–25, 2004

March 26, 2004

March 9–10, 2004

February 5–6, 2004

December 18, 2003

October 22, 2003

October 18–19, 2003

  • "Industrial Relations in EU, USA and Japan 2003" (organized by European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions)
    "2003 Annual Review for Japan"
    Event-type: Conference

April 25, 2003

  • Globalizing Japan's Social Security —Internationalization of Pension— (PDF:184KB)
    Event-type: Conference

July 31, 2002

June 18, 2002

  1. Main Points: Reform of the Pension System (PDF:216KB)
  2. The Financial Effect of New Population Estimates on the Employees' Pension and National Pension (PDF:36KB)
  3. Classification of Insureds (medical insurance) Insureds (PDF:16KB)
  4. Outline of the Commission Report Regarding Pensions Corresponding to Changes in Women’s Lifestyles, etc. (PDF:24KB)

March 14, 2002

  • New System for Handling Individual Labor Disputes, and Dispute Cases
  1. Scheme of the System for Resolution of Individual Labor Disputes (PDF:12KB)
  2. "Law on Promoting the Resoluti on of Individual Labor Disputes" Shinichi Takasaki (PDF:12KB)
  3. Regarding the Implementation of Counsel and Guidance by the Chief of the Prefectural Labor Bureau (PDF:92KB)
  4. The Status of Consultations at the General Labor Consultation Section (October—December 2001) (PDF:16KB)

December 4, 2002

  • Corporate Pension Plans: The Present and the Future

May 29, 2000

  • "The Present Situation and Future Problems of Japanese Practices in Industrial Relations and Employment"
    Speeches in the Pre-Congress of the IIRA 12th World Congress (29 May, 2000), by top representatives from labor, management and the Ministry of Labour. Keynote Speech, IIRA 12th World Congress Pre-Congress Symposium (Mr. Shohei Ito, Vice-Minister of Labour, Ministry of Labour)

Others

  • Japanese Employment Practices Viewed From a Trade-Union Perspective, Mr. Kiyoshi Sasamori, General Secretary Japanese Trade Union Confederation (JTUC-RENGO)
  • The Current State of Labor Relations and Employment Practices in Japan, and Future Problems, Mr. Michio Fukuoka, Director-General Japan Federation of Employers' Associations (Nikkeiren)
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