| The DENRYOKU SOREN, composed of twelve member federations around the country,
is active as a core member of the RENGO, Japan's national center for labor.
It is associated through the RENGO with the International Trade Union
Confederation (ITUC) - dedicated to stronger international ties and making
positive efforts to contribute to world peace and prosperity. It is also
associated with the International Federation of Chemical, Energy, Mining and
General Workers' Unions (ICEM)