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Ref.No. [Initiator]
JPN-53 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health

Director / Head: 
  Prof Ken Takahashi
 




Institution:
  Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences
  University of Occupational & Environmental Health (UOEH)
Address:
  1-1, Isegaoka, Yahatanishi, 807-8555
  807-8555
  Fukuoka Prefecture
Town:
  Kitakyushu
Country:
  JAPAN
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (81-93) 691 7401
Fax:
  (81-93) 601 7324
Date of Designation:
  14/Mar/1988
Last Redesignation:
  23/Jul/2016
Expiry:
  23/Jul/2020
Terms of Reference:
  1. Support to Vietnam and other Mekong countries as well as to Mongolia 
  2. Support on work concerning asbestos 
  3. Identify new ways of strengthening OCH in the WPRO region 
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Subjects:
  1. Occupational health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Providing technical advise to WHO 
  2. Collection and collation of information 
  3. Training and education 
WHO Outputs:
  3.5.2 - Norms and standards established and guidelines developed for environmental and occupational health risks and benefits associated with, for example, air and noise pollution, chemicals, waste, water and sanitation, radiation, nanotechnologies and climate change
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  KORTUM Evelyn G.
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3531
Email:
  kortume@who.int

You can also contact:
  1. IVANOV Ivan Dimov 
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Technical Counterpart:
  HASSAN Mohd Nasir
Phone:
  +63 2 5289886
Email:
  hassanm@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork