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Document ID (ISN)111213
CIS number 10-0758
ISBN(s) 978-989-8076-20-5
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Autoridade para as condições do trabalho, International Labour Office
Title The global challenges of labour inspection
Original title Os desafios globais da inspecção do trabalho [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Escritorio da OIT, Rua do Viriato n°7, 7° e 8° andar, 1050-233 Lisbon, Portugal, 2008. viii, 104p. Bibl.ref.
Internet access Os_desafios_globais.pdf [in Portuguese]
Abstract This publication on labour inspection consists of a collection of articles grouped under the following headings: global challenges of labour inspection (including issues of globalization, the workplace and health, labour-management relations, the informal economy and difficulties faced by labour inspection); labour inspection in various countries and regions (including reports on Africa, Brazil, Singapore, Australia, Western Europe and Russia); integrated labour inspection systems (ILO strategy, steps for strengthening labour inspection, presentation of the International Association of Labour Inspection). Portuguese translation of CIS-07-60.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; labour inspection; role of labour inspection; role of government
Descriptors (secondary) Africa; Brazil; Singapore; Europe; Russian Federation; Australia; labour-management relations; informal sector; international agreements; developing countries
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Labour inspection