|Document ID (ISN)||107906|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
|Convention or series no.
||Sambo L.G., Kisting S., Alli B., Wilburn S., Eijkemans G., Ansa V.O., Anah M.U., Udoma E.J., Umoh M.S., Gold D., Comlan P., Ezinah F., Nambo Wezet G., Anyunzoghe E.S., Ossoubita B.O., Kibwage J.K., Momanyi G.M., Odondo A.J., Lekei E.E., Akhabuhaya J., Mkalaga H., Clarke E.E., Sutherland D.K.
||Aug. 2007, Vol.17, No.2, p.31-55 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
||http://www.ttl.fi/NR/rdonlyres/6ADDA217-D9CE-4B3A-8E5C-B8C24D795049/0/AfricanNL22007.pdf [in English]
||Collection of articles on infectious diseases of relevance to African countries. Contents: ILO programme on HIV/AIDS and the world of work; protecting health care workers from occupational exposure to HIV, hepatitis and other bloodborne pathogens; reducing occupational risks to HIV and hepatitis B virus exposure among health care workers in Nigeria. Other topics: addressing psychosocial issues in Africa through the ILO's SOLVE programme; occupational safety and health (OSH) problems among wood processing workers in Gabon; OSH concerns of smallholder tobacco farmers in Kenya; OSH issues in pesticide formulation plants in Tanzania; OSH initiatives aimed at health care workers in Ghana.
||Africa; ILO; infectious diseases; developing countries; biological hazards; agriculture; health care personnel
||Gabon; Ghana; Kenya; Nigeria; Tanzania, United Republic of; woodworking industry; infectious hepatitis; psychology and sociology; immunodeficiency syndrome; risk factors; tobacco farming; pesticides
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Gabon; Ghana; ILO; Kenya; Nigeria; Tanzania, United Republic of; WHO|
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Viral diseases (other than aids)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Health care services
OSH in developing countries