Think tank

Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training


Tokyo, Japan

JILPT is an agency established under the supervision of the Ministry of Health, Labour and welfare. JILPT's mission is to (1) contribute to the planning of labor policies and work toward their effective and efficient implementation; (2) promote the livelihood of workers and the development of the national economy by conducting comprehensive research projects regarding labor issues and policies, both domestically and internationally; and (3) capitalize on the findings of such research by sponsoring training programs for administrative officials.

Contact details


4-8-23 Kamishiishii, Nerima-ku, Tokyo 177-8502, Japan


Eastern Asia

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Operating languages
English , Japanese

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Japan Institute for Labour Policy and Training
Japan average
Global average
Founded by
Founders: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare
Founder gender: Other entities
Leader(s) (2022): N/A
Leader gender: N/A
Leader(s) (2021): Higuchi Yoshio
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2020): Yoshio Higuchi
Leader gender: Male

Data notes

Last updated: 12/03/2022
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: NIRA Think Tank Directory, Organisation´s website
Notes: List of other staff not available in the website
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