ILO Task Force on Influenza and Pandemic Preparedness

The ILO has established an internal task force addressing the critical issues raised by the recent influenza outbreak in relation to the world of work.

The Task Force on Influenza and Pandemic Preparedness, which comprises representatives of ILO constituents and looks at socio-economic issues deriving from this crisis, aims primarily at sharing information and raising awareness on the work-related implications of this threat.

The following materials are intended as a valuable support to ILO constituents. This list of documents, from various authors and sources, is not exhaustive and will be periodically updated.

Relevant Links

IUF webpage on Influenza: Swine flu – IUF calls for livelihood protection measures and for trade union involvement in national action plans

World PSI Health blog on Influenza