Developing new standards for internships

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This concluding chapter assesses the extent to which international and regional labour standards currently apply to internships (or traineeships), as well as the potential for the creation of new standards that might regulate the quality of these arrangements and extend appropriate labour and social rights to interns or trainees. We briefly review the different types of state regulation that have been developed or applied around the world, and examine the role that non-state regulators (such as employers, trade unions, educational institutions and professional associations) can and do...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Policy; Employment; Labour market; Youth

Keywords: Internship; Employability; Regulation; Law; Human rights

Published: Cheltenham, England: Edward Elgar Publishing and ILO, 2021

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Pages: pp. 335-348

Related items: TD/TNC 145.301

ISBN: 9789220338131; 9781800885035 (print); 9781800885042 (eBook)

Resource type: Book chapter

Document number: TD/TNC 145.319

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