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BEN-4 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Cetnre for Occupational Health

Director / Head: 
  Prof Benjamin Fayomi
  Antoine Vikkey Hinson




Institution:
  Unité d'Enseignement et de Recherche en Santé au Travail et Environnement, Faculté des Sciences de la Santé;
  Université d'Abomey-Calavi
Address:
  BP188
  00229
  Littoral Region
Town:
  Cotonou
Country:
  BENIN
Region:
  AFRO
Phone:
  0022921305222
Fax:
  002921305223
Web Site:
  www.uac.bj
Date of Designation:
  15/Sep/2012
Last Redesignation:
  15/Sep/2016
Expiry:
  15/Sep/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. Assisting WHO in addressing occupational health in the informal economy 
  2. In agreement with WHO, to provide specialized training courses and workshops on occupational health for francophone African countries. 
  3. Assisting WHO in developing national policies and programmes for occupational health and safety of health workforce 
  4. To contribute to WHO activities on implementing the sustainable development goals related to workers’ health and the WHO global plan of action on workers’ health 
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Subjects:
  1. Occupational health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Providing technical advise to WHO 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
WHO Outputs:
  3.5.1 - Countries enabled to assess health risks and develop and implement policies, strategies or regulations for the prevention, mitigation and management of the health impacts of environmental and occupational risks
  3.5.3 - Public health objectives addressed in implementation of multilateral agreements and conventions on the environment and in relation to the proposed sustainable development goals and the post-2015 development agenda
 
Responsible Officer:
  IVANOV Ivan Dimov
Phone:
  +41 22 791 5532
Email:
  ivanovi@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  BAGAYOKO Magaran Monzon
Phone:
  +242 057970305
Email:
  bagayokom@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork