Dublin Statement on Occupational Health
International Congress on Occupational Health in Dublin on Friday May 4th
, 2018, adopted the Dublin Statement on Occupational Health, which expressed the commitment of ICOH to take action for prevention of occupational cancer and Asbestos-related diseases (ARDs) in collaboration with other relevant international actors. The statement was signed by Dr. Martin Hogan, president of the ICOH Congress 2018 and Dr. Jukka Takala, president of ICOH.
ICOH Life Achievement Award to Prof. Bengt Knave
Prof Bengt Knave was the recipient of the ICOH Life Achievement Award presented at the 32nd ICOH Congress during the Opening Ceremony on 29 April 2018 in recognition of 25 years of commitment and support within the ICOH community. Prof Knave was President of ICOH from 2000 to 2003 and organizer of the 1996 Congress in Stockholm, Sweden.
ILO Master Fellowships assigned during ICOH 2018 Congress
The winners of the ILO Master Partial Fellowship awards assigned during the ICOH 2018 Congress were Prof. Igor Bello, Venezuela and Ms. Ceyda Sahan, Turkey.
New ICOH Honorary members
On April 29, 2018 the ICOH General Assembly designated the new ICOH Honorary members.
Marrakesh, Morocco, elected as venue of the 34th ICOH International Congress on Occupational Health.
ICOH International Congress will be held in 2024 in Marrakesh, Morocco, as a result of the vote held in Dublin in conjunction with the 32nd ICOH Congress.