|Document ID (ISN)||47422|
|Convention or series no.
United Nations Environment Programme
||Employers and the environmental challenge
||International Labour Office, ILO Publications, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 1986. 101p. Price: SF.17.50.
||This publication is based on the background documents and reports of the ILO/UNEP Regional Meetings of Employers' Organisations on Environment and Development (Bangkok, March 1984 and Nairobi, Oct. 1984). Topics covered: industrialisation and its environmental impact, environmental law and the enterprise, public participation in environmental decisions (a role for employers' organisations), aims and activities of PIACT (International Programme for the Improvement of Working Conditions and Environment), occupational safety and health and productivity, welfare facilities for workers, plans of future action by employers' and international organisations. Annexes cover case studies from Japan, India and Kenya, and an extract from the Occupational Safety and Health Convention of the ILO (1981, No.155).
||role of employers' organizations; ILO; safety programmes; pollution control; environmental pollution; environment
||India; Japan; Kenya; safety and productivity; UN; economic aspects; developing countries; international governmental organizations (non UN)
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Broad subject area(s)
||General safety, health and conditions of work