China resources

  1. Guidelines on occupational safety and health management systems, ILO-OSH 2001

    01 January 2009

    The ILO has designed these guidelines as a practical tool for assisting organizations and competent institutions as a means of achieving continual improvement in occupational safety and health (OSH) performance. The guidelines have been developed according to internationally agreed principles defined by the ILO’s tripartite constituents. The practical recommendations of these guidelines are intended for use by all those who have responsibility for OSH management. This second edition includes new additions to the bibliography.

  2. Improve Employment Service for People Living with HIV and AIDS

    01 January 2009

    The programme will cooperate with local Department of Human Resources and Social Security in Yunnan and establish a mechanism for local NGOs to refer unemployed people living with HIV to join the government programme on "Start and Improve Your Business".

  3. ILO, China launch first HIV/AIDS prevention campaign for internal rural migrant workers

    17 December 2008

    The 200 million internal migrant workers in China play a vital role in the country’s mining, construction, and transportation sectors. But the lack of awareness about HIV puts them at risk of contracting the disease. Last November, the ILO and China’s State Council AIDS Committee Office jointly launched the country’s first HIV/AIDS prevention campaign for internal rural migrant workers. ILO Online reports from Beijing.

  4. The first targeted HIV/AIDS prevention campaign in China featuring migrant workers for their hometown fellows

    25 November 2008

    Some 700,000 people are living with HIV in China, according to the Ministry of Health. Over half of them contracted the virus through sexual activities. The government is increasingly placing great emphasis on protecting rural migrant workers from HIV infection to help prevent HIV from shifting from so-called high-risk populations to the general public.

  5. Culture and Development Partnership Framework

    23 November 2008

    The Millennium Development Goal Achievement Fund (MDG-F) programme aims to accelerate progress towards attainment of the MDGs in selected countries, including China. MDG-F Programme “China Culture and Development Partnership Framework (CDPF)” commenced in China in December 2008 and provides a unique opportunity to improve the employment and economic prospects of China's ethnic minorities, through a culture based development. The Programme brings together 8 UN Agencies and their counterparts, who are jointly implementing activities related to 7 project outputs.

  6. The ILO highlights the importance of occupational safety & health in China

    19 November 2008

    Over 400 representatives including ILO experts attended the biennial China International Forum on Work Safety, co-hosted by the ILO and China’s State Administration of Work Safety, in Beijing from 17th to 20th November.

  7. Opening speech at 4th China International Forum on Work Safety

    18 November 2008

    By Ms Constance Thomas, Director, ILO Country Office for China and Mongolia

  8. China: Planting seeds of security - how new agriculture skills protect children

    29 October 2008

    Highlights the proven practice implemented in China by the ILO Mekong Sub-regional Project to Combat Trafficking in Children and Women (TICW).

  9. China: Educating employers

    29 October 2008

    How awareness leads to self-monitoring.

  10. China: A women’s refuge

    29 October 2008

    How an activity centre helps raise awareness on trafficking dangers, safe migration and legal rights.