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March 2019

  1. Karina Nielsen

    Minimizing the adverse effects of restructuring on employee health and wellbeing

    14 March 2019

    Karina Nielsen - Chair of Work Psychology, Director of the Institute for Work Psychology, Sheffield, UK

  2. Nicole Palmen

    New and Emerging Risks of Chemicals (NERCs) and the future of work

    13 March 2019

    Nicole Palmen - PhD, Registered industrial hygienist and toxicologist Sr. Researcher at RIVM, Bilthoven, the Netherlands

  3. ILO100

    Businesses for people and planet

    13 March 2019

    Around the world, demand is growing for businesses that are motivated not only by profit but also by the needs of people and wider society. The ILO’s Decent Work Agenda promotes these types of ‘sustainable enterprises’ so that they benefit everyone, without harming the environment.

  4. Jagdish Patel

    Difficulties of recording and notification of accidents and diseases in developing countries

    12 March 2019

    Jagdish Patel - Director, Peoples Training & Research Centre, India

  5. Peter Rozen SC

    Innovative legislation and OSH

    11 March 2019

    Peter Rozen SC - Barrister, Sessional Lecturer University of Melbourne, Australia

  6. Yogindra Samant

    The Promises and Perils of the Platform Economy: Occupational Health and Safety Challenges, and the Opportunities for Labour Inspection

    10 March 2019

    Yogindra Samant - MD, MPH, PhD, Chief Medical Officer Norwegian Labour Inspection Authority Statens Hus, Trondheim, Norway

  7. Paul Schulte & John Howard

    The impact of technology on work and the workforce

    09 March 2019

    Paul Schulte - Director of the Education and Information Division, and Co-Manager of the Nanotechnology Research Center, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention USA and John Howard - Director of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, and the Administrator of the World Trade Center Health Program in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

  8. Kathy A. Seabrook

    Connecting the Dots: Occupational Safety and Health and Business Performance

    08 March 2019

    Kathy A. Seabrook - CFIOSH, CSP, EurOHM, Fellow ASSP President. Global Solutions, Inc., Chair of the Board, Center for Safety and Health Sustainability

  9. International Women's Day

    The ILO since 1919: Recognizing maternity protections rights

    08 March 2019

    Raising children and working has always been a challenge for women. In 1919 the International Labour Organization passed its first ever Convention on maternity protection, ensuring that women had both the right to work and to bring up a family.

  10. International Women's Day

    ILO and Alfonso Cuarón team up to protect the rights of domestic workers

    08 March 2019

    Alfonso Cuarón, 2019 Academy Award-winning director for the movie ROMA, supports the work of the International Labour Organization (ILO) in promoting the rights of domestic workers and congratulates the ILO on its Centenary.