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International Human Resources Day

19 May 2020
On May 20, 2020, the WFPMA will be celebrating International HR Day to recognize the global contributions of HR professionals worldwide. 

SHRM Welcomes WFPMA World Congress to Chicago

15 November 2019

I want to congratulate Leyla Nascimento, President of ABRH-Nacional, Brazil’s largest HR association, who will serve as WFPMA President for 2018-2020.

An interview with Lyn Goodear, AHRI CEO

15 November 2019

The global HR community is evolving, particularly as technology enables us to communicate and learn from our colleagues across borders. This year, the World Federation of People Management Associations (WFPMA), of which Peter Wilson has been the Chairperson & President of for the past two years, met in Chicago, coinciding with the US Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) National Conference.

Leyla Nascimento, WFPMA President 2018-2020

15 November 2019

We are delighted, after 42 years, to welcome the first female President of WFPMA, Leyla Nascimento. Leyla’s vision for strengthening the voice and influence of HR will help guide employers and workers through the quickly changing world of work.