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Ref.No. [Initiator]
SPA-29 [Headquarters]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Occupational Health

Director / Head: 
  Dr Manuel Peña
  Mr Francisco Alvarez




Institution:
 
  European Institute of Health and Social Welfare
Address:
  C/Joaquin Costa nº 16
  28002
 
Town:
  Madrid
Country:
  SPAIN
Region:
  EURO
Phone:
  (34-91) 411 80 90
Fax:
 
Date of Designation:
  19/Apr/2004
Last Redesignation:
  13/Oct/2012
Expiry:
  13/Oct/2016
Terms of Reference:
  1. to contribute to the development of WHO guidelines on workplace actions for protecting the health of workers 
  2. to contribute to collecting good practices of comprehensive workplace interventions in Spanish language 
  3. to contribute to the development of toolkits in Spanish language for healthy workplaces  
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Subjects:
  1. Occupational health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Collection and collation of information 
  2. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  3. Organization of events (e.g. conferences; summits) 
WHO Outputs:
  3.5.1 - Country capacity strengthened to assess health risks, develop and implement policies, strategies or regulations for the prevention, mitigation and management of the health impacts of environmental risks
  3.5.2 - Norms, standards and guidelines to define environmental and occupational health risks and benefits associated with air quality, chemicals, water and sanitation, radiation, nanotechnologies, and climate change
  3.5.3 - Public health issues incorporated in multilateral agreements and conventions on the environment and sustainable development
Responsible Officer:
  IVANOV Ivan Dimov
Phone:
  +41 22 791 5532
Email:
  ivanovi@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  BRAUBACH Matthias Franz Wilhelm
Phone:
  +49 228 815 0418
Email:
  braubachm@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork