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Document ID (ISN)108004
CIS number 08-256
ISBN(s) 970-15-0643-X
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Boland R.G.A.
Title Qualification in environmental management - 1. General environmental management
Original title Capacitación en administración del medio ambiente - 1. Administración general del medio ambiente [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2001. 226p. Illus.
Abstract This manual is part of a five-volume series on environmental management aimed among others at enterprises, training institutions and field project managers. It explains the terminology and concepts of environmental management, as well as how to relate enterprise objectives to environmental protection, recognize the influence of the social groups and generate awareness for the fact that prevention of pollution is a profitable investment for the enterprise. It includes case studies, questionnaires, reference materials, exercises and practical solutions. Contents: objectives and scope; environment and company objectives; extent and structure of the environment; interactions between nature, society and the enterprise; environmental impact evaluation; benefits of pollution prevention. Appendices include a detailed description of the materials of the program and a basic glossary. See also CIS 08-257/260.
Descriptors (primary) training course; ILO; qualifications; pollution control; neighbourhood protection
Descriptors (secondary) case study; training manuals; training material; glossary; check lists; economic aspects
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Environmental pollution
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Pollution control
OSH training