Events and meetings

October 2020

  1. XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work: Prevention in the Connected Age

    4 - 7 October 2020

    The ILO, the Institute for Work & Health (IWH) and the International Social Security Association (ISSA) are jointly organizing the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health 2020.

April 2019

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2019

    28 April 2019

December 2018

  1. Mainstreaming health of migrants in the implementation and review of the GCM: Towards international cooperation for a shared vision

    8 December 2018

    The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) to be accepted by member states in December 2018 stresses the need to develop country-specific profiles and evidence-based policies on migrants’ health. This side event aims to facilitate dialogue on action and innovative collaboration at global, regional, national, and local levels for health related commitments of the GCM.

November 2018

  1. EC-ILO joint conference on domestic workers and Occupational Safety and Health

    12 - 13 November 2018

    The European Commission (EC) together with the International Labour Organization (ILO) are organizing a high level conference on domestic workers and occupational safety and health (OSH) in Brussels on 12-13 November 2018.

October 2018

  1. Protection and Promotion of Health and Safety of Migrant Workers

    2 October 2018

    How can we protect migrant and refugee workers from high health and safety risks? What are the roles of travel health practitioners and global community? Join us to learn facts, share good practices and discuss actions.

August 2018

  1. VZF holds successful stakeholder event to validate supply chains in Lao PDR

    28 August 2018

    The Vision Zero Fund (VZF) held an event in Vientiane to introduce the Fund to stakeholders and validate the supply chains of focus

July 2018

  1. Occupational safety and health within sustainable sourcing policies of multinational enterprises

    24 July 2018

    How are MNEs influencing their suppliers to improve OSH in agriculture? What are possible entry points for action? Join us to discuss research findings focusing on agriculture and textile.

April 2018

  1. World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2018 - Generation Safe & Healthy

    28 April 2018

    This year, the World Day for Safety and Health at Work (SafeDay) and the World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL) are coming together in a joint campaign to improve the safety and health of young workers and end child labour.

January 2018

  1. SafeYouth@Work Action Plan: Sub-Regional Consultation, Jakarta, Indonesia

    23 - 25 January 2018

    50 representatives from government, workers’ and employers’ organizations, and youth networks meet to discuss concrete plan for improving young worker safety and health.

November 2017

  1. Reaching Suppliers Beyond Tier One

    30 November 2017

    Drivers for working conditions and occupational safety and health improvement in food and agricultural global supply chains