|Document ID (ISN)||110409|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
|Convention or series no.
||Vainio H., O'Hara L., Cheveers E., Yassi A., Fedotov I., Geyer N., Sigler N., Savolainen K., Takala J., Hämäläinen P., Pääkkönen T., Lehtinen S.
||New emerging risks
||Dec. 2009, Vol.19, No.3, p.55-75 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
||http://www.ttl.fi/en/publications/electronic_journals/african_newsletter/Documents/african_newsletter3_2009.pdf [in English]
||Contents of this collection of articles on new chemical and biological hazards of relevance to African countries: H1N1 and occupational health for health workers in Africa; excerpts from WHO materials on H1N1; North-South partnership to strengthen trade union action against HIV/AIDS; engineered nanomaterials; globalization of risks; brief account of a conference on occupational health of nanotechnology which took place in 2009 in Finland; brief account of a meeting of WHO collaborating centres which took place in Geneva in 2009.
||Africa; ILO; new technologies; biological hazards; risk factors; chemical hazards
||occupational hygiene; influenza; nanotechnology; cooperation; immunodeficiency syndrome; role of workers' organizations; conference; WHO
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Canada; European Union; Finland; ILO; South Africa|
Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Viral diseases (other than aids)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases