Safety and health at work resources

February 2021

  1. Vision Zero Fund Myanmar : Outcomes and Practices Assessment 2017-2020

    23 February 2021

    The Vision Zero Fund (VZF), an initiative of the group of seven (G7) countries, aims to achieve zero severe or fatal work-related accidents, injuries and diseases in global supply chains (GSCs). Implemented by the International Labour Organization (ILO), VZF endorses a model of collective action with four critical components: 1. Facilitating industry-wide, systematic approaches that involve key public and private stakeholders; 2. Gaining visibility of the full scope and complexity of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) challenges in each industry’s entire supply chain; 3. Assessing the commitments required to address the most serious risks and problems; and 4. Facilitating cooperative approaches based on an equitable sharing of responsibility for action among the key stakeholders.

  2. The COVID-19 support to the enterprises by the EU funded ILES project - ILO Pakistan

    23 February 2021

    The video reflects on the three tiered support provided by the ILO Pakistan office during the COVID-19 pandemic to the enterprises belonging to the textiles and ready made garment sector. This support was provided under the International Labour and Environmental Standards Application in Pakistan’s SMEs (ILES) project, funded by the European Union.

  3. Safer workplaces by integrating HIV and COVID-19 prevention programme

    22 February 2021

    The ILO and its social partners continue to promote an integrated prevention programme for both HIV and COVID-19 to create safer, more productive workplaces.

  4. ILO and its partners release a new COVID-19 Guideline to protect both businesses and workers

    11 February 2021

    A new Guideline on COVID-19 Prevention at Workplace was jointly launched by the ILO and its partners, providing key preventive actions and measurements to ensure sustainable businesses and better protect workers in Indonesia.

  5. © Madiun Pos 2021

    Training of Trainers for Teachers of Disabled Students on HIV/AIDS Awareness and Prevention of Violence and Harassment

    Sexual violence among people with disabilities makes them vulnerable to HIV and AIDS. The Center for Improving Qualified Activity in Live of People with Disability (CIQAL) documented 144 violence cases among women in disability in Jogjakarta over the last five years.

  6. A Guideline on COVID-19 prevention and control at the workplace

    08 February 2021

    The multimedia video presents key points and measurements that should be taken at the workplace to prevent and control the COVID-19 epidemic, aimed to not only ensure sustainable businesses but also to better protect workers.

  7. The Launching of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) Guidance for COVID-19 Prevention at Workplace

    As part of ILO's on technical assistance to support Ministry of Manpower on Manpower Ministerial Decree on Business Continuity Plan due to Covid-19 Pandemic, the ILO supported the Manpower Ministry on developing the Occupational Safety and Health Guidance for COVID-19 Pandemic at Workplace.

January 2021

  1. Investments on OSH improve companies’ safety performances

    15 January 2021

    Indonesia is celebrating its National Occupational Safety and Health month by encouraging beneficial connection between OSH investments and safety performances and by promoting OSH culture in all business sectors, including micro and small businesses.

  2. Ship to Shore Rights South East Asia programme provides humanitarian relief to migrant workers in response to COVID-19 outbreak in Samut Sakhon

    04 January 2021

    ILO has approved a grant to support assistance for migrant workers affected by COVID-19 in Samut Sakhon, Thailand

  3. Improved social dialogue, tripartism and better application of basic rights on freedom of association and the right to collective bargaining

    01 January 2021

    This intervention promotes social dialogue to improve the Philippines’ compliance with national and international labour standards in selected economic zones and is part of an integrated strategy that feeds into policy and legal reforms, including COVID-19 responses.