Events and meetings

April 2012

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work in 2012: Promoting safety and health in a green economy

    28 April 2012, Geneva

    The 2012 World Day for Safety and Health at Work focuses on the promotion of occupational safety and health (OSH) in a green economy. There is a shift in the world to a greener and more sustainable economy. However, even if certain jobs are considered to be “green”, the technologies used may protect the environment but not be safe at all.

January 2012

  1. Basic risk assessment

    30 January - 3 February 2012, International Training Centre of the ILO, Turin, Italy

    This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to effectively implement the basic risk assessment technique for the improvement of the OSH conditions within enterprises.

April 2010

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work – 28 April 2010

    28 April 2010, Geneva

    This year, under the theme "Emerging risks and new patterns of prevention in a changing world of work" the day will draw attention on the current global challenges and the new context of occupational safety and health practice. It highlights technological advance, emerging workplace risks, and changing patterns of employment and workforce and thus, the need for new preventive approaches in facing these new challenges.

April 2008

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work – 28 April 2008

    14 April - 16 May 2008, Geneva

    World Day for Safety and Health at Work is an international campaign to promote safe, healthy, and decent work. This year, as in previous years, tripartite events will be taking place world wide, and a number of products are available from this web page to support those efforts. You are invited to join us in promoting this important day.