Workers' Representatives Convention, 1971
|Date of adoption||June 23, 1971|
|Date in force||June 30, 1973|
|Classification||Freedom of Association
Collective Bargaining and Agreements
|Subject||Freedom of Association, Collective Bargaining, and Industrial Relations|
|Previous||Prevention of Accidents (Seafarers) Convention, 1970|
|Next||Benzene Convention, 1971|
It was established in 1971:
Noting the terms of the Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949, which provides for protection of workers against acts of anti-union discrimination in respect of their employment, and
Considering that it is desirable to supplement these terms with respect to workers' representatives, and
Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to protection and facilities afforded to workers' representatives in the undertaking,...
As of August 2013, the convention has been ratified by 85 states.