20-23 September 2021
20 - 23 September 2021
The ILO, the Institute for Work & Health (IWH) and the International Social Security Association (ISSA) are jointly organizing the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health.
World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2021
Anticipate, prepare and respond to crises - Invest Now in Resilient Occupational Safety and Health Systems
28 April 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has led governments, employers, workers and the general population to face unprecedented challenges in relation to the virus and the many effects it has had on the world of work. The World Day for Safety and Health at Work will focus on strategies to strengthen national occupational safety and health (OSH) systems to build resilience, in order to face crises now and in the future, drawing on lessons learned and experiences from the world of work.
World Day for Safety and Health at Work 2020 - Stop the pandemic: Safety and health at work can save lives
28 April 2020
Recognizing the great challenge that governments, employers, workers and whole societies are facing worldwide to combat the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Day for Safety and Health at Work will focus on addressing the outbreak of infectious diseases at work, focusing on the COVID-19 pandemic.
28 April 2019
28 April 2019
Intergovernmental Conference on the Global Compact for Migration
Mainstreaming health of migrants in the implementation and review of the GCM: Towards international cooperation for a shared vision
8 December 2018
The Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration (GCM) to be accepted by member states in December 2018 stresses the need to develop country-specific profiles and evidence-based policies on migrants’ health. This side event aims to facilitate dialogue on action and innovative collaboration at global, regional, national, and local levels for health related commitments of the GCM.
12 - 13 November 2018
The European Commission (EC) together with the International Labour Organization (ILO) are organizing a high level conference on domestic workers and occupational safety and health (OSH) in Brussels on 12-13 November 2018.
International Conference on Migration Health
2 October 2018
How can we protect migrant and refugee workers from high health and safety risks? What are the roles of travel health practitioners and global community? Join us to learn facts, share good practices and discuss actions.
28 August 2018
The Vision Zero Fund (VZF) held an event in Vientiane to introduce the Fund to stakeholders and validate the supply chains of focus
24 July 2018
How are MNEs influencing their suppliers to improve OSH in agriculture? What are possible entry points for action? Join us to discuss research findings focusing on agriculture and textile.
Improving the Safety and Health of Young Workers
28 April 2018
This year, the World Day for Safety and Health at Work (SafeDay) and the World Day Against Child Labour (WDACL) are coming together in a joint campaign to improve the safety and health of young workers and end child labour.
23 - 25 January 2018
50 representatives from government, workers’ and employers’ organizations, and youth networks meet to discuss concrete plan for improving young worker safety and health.
24 November - 11 December 2017
30 November 2017
Drivers for working conditions and occupational safety and health improvement in food and agricultural global supply chains
10 November 2017
Drivers and constraints for occupational safety and health improvement
17 - 20 October 2017
The ILO International OSH Conference 2017 provides a forum for stakeholders to learn about current research, resources and good practices and to share experiences related to the following session topics: - How Businesses and Workers are Collecting and Using OSH Data and Information to Improve OSH Performance - Violence and Psychosocial Risks at Work - OSH in Global Supply Chains - OSH for Youth
12 October 2017
The Health Aspects of Labour Mobility side event is organized in conjunction with the WHO, the IOM, and participating governments and takes place on 12 October 2017
3 - 6 September 2017
The ILO, the Ministry of Manpower of Singapore (MoM) and the International Social Security Association (ISSA) are jointly organizing the XXI World Congress on Safety and Health 2017.
14 July 2017
The Vision Zero Fund (VZF) held an event in Addis Ababa to raise awareness of the Fund and inform the development of the VZF country project.
Collection and use of OSH data
28 April 2017
The ILO’s campaign for the 2017 World Day for Safety and Health at Work focuses on the critical need for countries to improve their capacity to collect and utilize reliable occupational safety and health (OSH) data. The ILO welcomes the opportunity to work with member States, social partners and other interested parties to face this OSH data challenge and meet their commitment on the implementation of the objectives of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda and their obligations under ILO conventions.