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

Director / Head: 
  Prof Yasuo Morimoto
 




Institution:
  Institute of Industrial Ecological Sciences
  University of Occupational & Environmental Health (UOEH)
Address:
  1-1, Isegaoka, Yahatanishi-ku, Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, 807-8555
  807-8555
  Fukuoka Prefecture
Town:
  Kitakyushu
Country:
  JAPAN
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (81-93) 6917466
Fax:
  81-93 691 4284
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:
  KIM Rok Ho
Phone:
  679 3234141
Email:
  kimr@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  IVANOV Ivan Dimov
Phone:
  +41 22 791 5532
Email:
  IvanovI@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork