WHO is looking for occupational health and safety experts in Ebola response in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.

WHO is looking for occupational health and safety experts in Ebola response in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. Minimum 3 months, with possibility for extension. The vacancy notice is available at https://erecruit.who.int/public/hrd-cl-vac-view.asp?o_c=1000&jobinfo_uid_c=30814&vaclng=en


Call for occupational health consultancy, WHO Global Workers’ Health Programme, Geneva (Switzerland)

WHO is looking for a motivated specialist in occupational health to help develop global strategy, minimum requirements and resource pack for strengthening the protection of workers’ health in low-income informal sector. The deadline for application is 26 September 2014.

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Wonca and ICOH statement on workers and their families

The World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) and the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) issued a joint statement on workers’ health on June 27,2014, which forms a good basis for the cooperation between the two organizations.

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ICOH Congress 2015 – Online abstract submission is now open

Dear ICOH Colleague,

The International Commission on Occupational Health is calling for abstracts for the 31st ICOH Congress 31 May – 5 June 2015 in Seoul, Korea. The deadline for abstracts submission is August 31, 2014.

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ICOH International Congress Korea 2015 (May 31 – June 5, 2015) 2nd Announcement release and Keynote Speakers

The 2nd Announcement of ICOH 2015 Congress has been just released. It includes the official list of the Keynote Speakers, all of whom are prominent and competent experts in their respective fields.

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