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Mark Your Calendar: Singapore to Host World Human Resource Congress in May

1 February 2024
The highly anticipated World Human Resource Congress (WHRC 2024) will be held in Singapore from May 14 to 16, 2024, offering an immersive experience for human resource (HR) professionals, thought leaders and visionaries from across the globe. Designed to provoke innovative ideas, WHRC 2024 will offer a dynamic range of speakers and sessions to address the future of the workplace and workforce.

HR Professionals Cite People Challenges and Talent Gaps as Biggest Business Obstacles

22 November 2023

Survey Respondents Say Workforce Planning, Reskilling/Upskilling and AI Adoption Are Most Important to Future Performance, While Capabilities in Those Areas Are Lacking

Fons Trompenaars to Receive George Petitpas Award

10 October 2023

The World Federation of People Management Associations (WFPMA) is delighted to announce the award of its prestigious George Petitpas Award to Fons Trompenaars, one of the world’s most influential management thinkers.

WFPMA announces release of Volume 6 (1) of IJHRD

30 November 2022

The WFPMA is pleased to announce the release of the newest volume of the International Journal of HRD: Practice, Policy & Research, a practice-centered journal aimed at synergizing practice with theory, published in partnership with the University Forum for Human Resource Development (UFHRD) and the European Association for People Management (EAPM).