|Document ID (ISN)||103684|
|Convention or series no.
||Monographie pratique A
||Takala J., Kalhoulé T.
Equipe multidisciplinaire pour l'Afrique centrale
||Occupational hazards in eleven African countries (summary of monographs)
||Les risques professionnels dans onze pays africains (Résumés des monographies) [in French]|
||ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2001. 90p.
||This document consists of a summary of a series of eleven monographs on occupational hazards and their prevention in various sectors of activity in Africa, namely: cotton growing in Chad; cotton industry in Mali; textile industry in Burkina Faso; forestry in Cote d'Ivoire; rubber plantations in Cameroon; growing and processing of sugarcane in Senegal; rice growing and processing in Madagascar; oil and soap manufacture in Togo; chemical industry in Benin; hide and leather craft and industry in Niger; ports in Congo. The topics studied were chosen to highlight the possible impact of occupational safety and health on the country's economy and development.
||chemical industry; Africa; risk factors; agriculture and forestry; plant safety and health organization; cotton industry; leather and fur industries; vegetable oil industry; textile industry
||Benin; developing countries; Côte d'Ivoire; Cameroon; Congo, Republic of; Madagascar; Mali; Niger; Senegal; Chad; Togo; soaps; natural rubber; sugar cane; rice; harbours; Burkina Faso
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Benin; Burkina Faso; Côte d'Ivoire; Cameroon; Congo, Republic of; ILO; Madagascar; Mali; Niger; Senegal; Chad; Togo|
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work
Footwear, leather and fur industry