Publications and technical tools

2019

  1. Managing OSH risks pays off! (Handbook)

    21 August 2019

    This handbook is the awareness raising campaign material about new OSH law in Myanmar for garment factories.

  2. Occupational Safety and Health - A Guide for Labour Inspectors and other stakeholders

    29 July 2019

    The aim of this guide is to assist inspectors and employers to fulfil their functions by providing information on the management of occupational safety and health (OSH) issues that are that are common across many sectors of industry.

  3. Executive summary on Occupational Safety and Health in the Myanmar Garment Sector

    30 May 2019

    The garment sector in Myanmar is one of the vital industries that supports the economic development of Myanmar and provides many job opportunities for the country’s workers. The sector is now estimated to employ a range of between 350,000 and 450,000 workers, 90 per cent of whom are women. The latest list from Myanmar Garment Manufacturer Association indicates that 518 factories are currently operational in the country.

  4. Safety and Health for Young Workers – Factsheet for Employers

    28 February 2019

  5. Safety and Health - Factsheet for young Workers

    28 February 2019

2018

  1. Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement in the ginger global value chain from Myanmar

    16 October 2018

    Myanmar is the seventh largest producer of ginger in the world and it has a high potential to expand its exports. Cultivation of ginger represents a major cash crop for smallholders and a source of income for individuals in rural areas, such as in South Shan, where the majority of Myanmar’s ginger is grown.

  2. Occupational Safety and Health in Global Value Chains Starterkit - Guide for Implementers

    24 July 2018

  3. Occupational Safety and Health in Global Value Chains Starterkit

    24 July 2018

    Assessment of drivers and constraints for OSH improvement in global value chains and intervention design

  4. Occupational Safety and Health within Sustainable Sourcing Policies of Multinational Enterprises

    24 July 2018

    Summary of research findings focusing on agriculture and textile

  5. The ILO MNE Declaration: What’s in it for Workers?

    01 May 2018

    The ILO Tripartite Declaration of Principles Concerning Multinational Enterprises and Social Policy (MNE Declaration) was negotiated and adopted by governments, employers and workers in 1977. It is the only ILO instrument that provides direct guidance on how companies can contribute to the realization of decent work for all and highlights the central role of freedom of association and collective bargaining as well as industrial relations and social dialogue.

2017

  1. Food and agriculture global value chains: Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement - Volume Two - Three case studies

    09 November 2017

  2. Food and agriculture global value chains: Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement - Volume One - Perspectives from relevant research areas

    09 November 2017

  3. Food and agriculture global value chains: Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement - Executive summary

    31 October 2017

  4. THE GUIDE ON “BUILDING A PREVENTATIVE SAFETY AND HEALTH CULTURE IN MINES” PUBLISHED

    01 August 2017

  5. SAFEDAY-2017_poster_EN_pdf

    14 February 2017

2016

  1. Work at height can be conducted safely

    13 December 2016

  2. Work safely in excavations and trenches

    13 December 2016

  3. Personal protective equipment

    13 December 2016

  4. Prevent falls - work in safely at height

    13 December 2016

  5. Prevent falls - Work Safely at Height (Vertical Posters)

    13 December 2016