A working group made up of natonal and regional organisations as well as individuals has been formed in 2015 to initiate the promotion of Social ASEAN.

Members of Working Group on Social ASEAN

APHR was founded in June 2013 with the objective of promoting democracy and human rights in all ASEAN states.

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The ASEAN Services Employees Trade Union Council (ASETUC) was founded on 27 March 2007 in Kuala Lumpur. ASETUC is a network of trade unions in the ASEAN region to formulate and implement a consolidated trade union response to the fast moving economic and social development in ASEAN.

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AEPF is an interregional network of progressive civil society organisations across Asia and Europe. For the past fourteen years, AEPF has remained the only continuing network linking Asian and European NGOs and social movements.

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The MTUC is a federation of trade unions and registered under the Societies Act, 1955. It is the oldest National Centre representing the Malaysian workers. The Unions affiliated to MTUC represent all major industries and sector with approximately 500,000 members.

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MIGRANT FORUM IN ASIA (MFA) believes that migrants' rights are human rights. Documented or undocumented, irrespective of race, gender, class, age and religious belief, migrant workers' rights are guaranteed by the UN Declaration of Human Rights, the UN Convention on the Protection of Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their Families and other international conventions.

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The Network for Transformative Social Protection in Asia (NTSP) is a network of civil society organisations promoting social protection, based in Manila, Philippines.

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Being able to be a labor organization that is able to open and improve the insight, knowledge, human resource capacity of labor activists (formal and informal) and / or the union in legal, economic, social, political, as well as build networks between stakeholders in the relationship of labor to encourage increase the bargaining position of the labor movement in order to gain prosperity for themselves and their families, and society at large, and to contribute to promote and realize the welfare state in the Republic of Indonesia.

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