|Date of adoption||June 26, 1978|
|Date in force||October 11, 1980|
|Subject||Labour Administration and Inspection|
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It was established in 1978, with the preamble stating:
Having decided upon the adoption of certain proposals with regard to labour administration: role, functions and organisation, ...
As of 2021, the convention has been ratified by 78 states.