The Network Statutes formalise the organisational structure and the aims of the Network. The most significant aims of the Work and Labour Network are the following:

  • the intensification of information exchanges regarding development and initiatives in the respective countries or regions by intermediate institutions, governments, trade unions, employers associations, etc.;
  • the exchange of researchers;
  • the development of joint research;
  • the organisation of biannual conferences;
  • the promotion of the diffusion of intermediate institutions concerned with work and labour in different parts of the world;
  • the promotion of the humanisation of work, social cohesion and democracy.