Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health
Director / Head:
Dr Yuxin Zheng
National Institute of Occupational Health and Poison Control
Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC)
29 Nan Wei Road
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- To work with WHO in developing of tools, standards and capacities for healthy workplaces,to set classification, diagnostic and exposure
criteria for occupational diseases
- To work with WHO strengthening health systems, governance, capacities and service delivery for workers' health
- Occupational health
Types of activity:
- Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level
- Training and education
Ower: 8.2 - Technical support and guidance provided to Member States for the implementation of primary prevention interventions that reduce environmental hazards to health, enhance safety and promote public health, including in specific settings (e.g. workplaces, homes or urban settings) and among vulnerable population groups (e.g. children).
Ower: 8.3 - Technical assistance and support provided to Member States for strengthening national occupational and environmental health risk management systems, functions and services.
KORTUM Evelyn G.
+41 22 79 13531
HASSAN Mohd Nasir
+855 23 216610
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork