Employment injury schemes and the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases

The general objective of the course is to strengthen the capacity of employment injury institutions for the improvement of the coverage and management of the occupational accidents and diseases and for the promotion of the prevention approach of the occupational safety and health.

Deadline for applications: 15 October 2011.

The course is for decision-makers from ministries in charge of occupational safety and health and social security; representatives of employers’ organizations or workers’ organizations involved in the governance of OSH and social security; and technical staff from employment-injury institutions. It will also interest other people from training institutions involved with OSH and social security issues.