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A safe and healthy working environment is now a fundamental principle and right at work

Meeting
Monday, 11 July 2022 at 14:30 until 15:55 (Europe/Zurich)
Information session on the Resolution on the inclusion of a safe and healthy working environment in the ILO’s framework of fundamental principles and rights at work recently adopted by the International Labour Conference and the implications for ILO Members.

Opening statements

Martha Elizabeth Newton
Martha Elizabeth Newton
Deputy Director-General for Policy
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Owen Tudor
Owen Tudor
Deputy Secretary-General at International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)
Matthias Thorns
Matthias Thorns
Deputy Secretary-General at International Organisation of Employers (IOE)

The International Labour Conference Resolution – Opportunities for the world of work

Vera Paquete-Perdigao
Vera Paquete-Perdigao
Governance Department Director
International Labour Organization (ILO)

Safe and healthy working environments – What is required to respect, promote, and advance the new fundamental principle and right at work, and how the ILO can support Members

Joaquim Pintado Nunes
Joaquim Pintado Nunes
Labadmin/OSH Branch Chief
International Labour Organization (ILO)

The progressive realization of a national occupational safety and health system in practice – Requirements and process

Manal Azzi
Manal Azzi
OSH Team Lead
International Labour Organization (ILO)

Immediate implications for Member States – Reporting obligations and moving towards ratification

Erica Martin
Erica Martin
Labour Law & International Labour Standards Specialist
International Labour Organization (ILO)

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