9th Africa Regional Congress

The International Labour and Employment Relations Association (ILERA) will be holding its 9th Africa Regional Congress from 18th to 21st May, 2021, in Mpumalanga, South Africa. The theme of the congress is “Challenges Facing Employment Relations, Labour Law and Social Protection to Reduce Poverty, Inequality and Unemployment in Africa, in the Wake of a Global Pandemic.”

The ILERA African chapter calls for papers to address challenges in the world of work, employment relations, labour law, social protection and (labour) migration from academics, practitioners across disciplines, including governments and social partners across the African continent.

Abstract submissions must be appropriately aligned with the congress theme and contributors must declare the most appropriate sub-theme/track of the conference paper.

Deadline for submission of abstracts is 15th March 2021.