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March 2019

  1. ILO100

    ILO Director-General commemorates ILO Centenary at the WTO

    25 March 2019

    To commemorate the Centenary, ILO Director-General Guy Ryder and WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo inaugurated an exhibition on the original ILO headquarters and unveiled artwork from the original building, at what is today the WTO Secretariat, in Geneva, on 25 March 2019.

  2. Ulf Johanson

    Integrating the OSH Management System with the General Performance Management System

    25 March 2019

    Ulf Johanson - Professor emeritus Affiliated to the Unit of Intervention and Implementation Research for Worker Health, Karolinska Institute, Sweden

  3. Marie-Claire Lambrechts & Lode Godderis

    Alcohol and Drugs at work: The interface between safety and health and health promotion

    24 March 2019

    Marie-Claire Lambrechts - Researcher, PhD student; KU Leuven, University of Leuven - Centre Environment and Health; VAD, Flemish Expertise Centre Alcohol and Other Drugs – coordinator sector work and Lode Godderis - Full Professor of Occupational Medicine; KU Leuven, University of Leuven - Centre Environment and Health; IDEWE, External Service for Prevention and Protection at Work Director Research and Development

  4. Chris Laszcz-Davis

    The OSH Challenge: Understanding Our Emerging World and its Workforce Development Needs

    23 March 2019

    Chris Laszcz-Davis - MS, CIH, COH, FAIHA, AIC Fellow, President, The Environmental Quality Organization, LLC, Orinda, CA

  5. Paul Swuste & Jean-Christophe Le Coze

    Safety, and safety science, past, present and future

    22 March 2019

    Paul Swuste - Associate Professor, Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands and Jean-Christophe Le Coze - PhD, Head of Research Institut National de l’environnement industriel et des risques (INERIS), France

  6. Annet Lenderink

    Major changes in working lives and the ill health this might bring

    21 March 2019

    Annet Lenderink - Occupational Health Specialist at Netherlands Center for Occupational Diseases

  7. David Michaels

    Operational Excellence and Safety Management: Reflections from the Longest Serving Administrator of the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration

    20 March 2019

    David Michaels - Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health, George Washington University School of Public Health, Washington, DC

  8. Future of work

    The future labour market - How do we work for a brighter future?

    19 March 2019

    The ILO Director-General, Guy Ryder, delivered a video message to a seminar in Stockholm with Sweden's Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, to discuss the report of the ILO's Global Commission on the Future of Work "Work for a Brighter Future". The seminar was organized by the Swedish Trade Union Confederation LO and Union to Union, the Swedish trade union movement's organization for international development cooperation.

  9. Annie Thebaud Mony

    Asbestos: limitless, endless contamination – with complete impunity

    19 March 2019

    Annie Thebaud Mony - Honorary Research Director Inserm, IRIS, EHESS, France

  10. Kathleen Mosier & Juan Carlos Hiba

    The essential contribution of Human Factors/Ergonomics to the future of work we want

    18 March 2019

    Kathleen Mosier - President, International Ergonomics Association Emeritus Professor of Psychology, San Francisco State University and Juan Carlos Hiba - Asociación de Ergonomia Argentina National University of Rosario, Argentina