Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention 1948 Law and Legal Definition

Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 is an International Labour Organization Convention. It was established in 1948. As per the convention, workers' and employers' organisations shall have the right to draw up their constitutions and rules, to elect their representatives in full freedom, to organise their administration and activities and to formulate their programmes. Apart from this, the public authorities shall refrain from any interference which would restrict this right or impede the lawful exercise thereof.