Posts Tagged ‘United Nations’

Canada and chrysotile asbestos: Will the Rotterdam Convention bring anticipated change?

4 May 2015 by under Events, News

canada flag Canada and chrysotile asbestos:  Will the Rotterdam Convention bring anticipated change?According to a commentary held by the Canadian Medical Association Journal, experts believe the chrysotile form of asbestos should be banned from Canada, as well as added to the hazardous substances list of a United Nations treaty. (more…)


Send a vote for healthy jobs to the United Nations

31 May 2012 by under Events, Organizations

Rio + 20 Send a vote for healthy jobs to the United NationsThe () is asking the public to help give a voice to efforts to ensure a safe and healthy workplace. Simply go online to vote that an article titled “Ensure all jobs are healthy jobs” by Michael Kalmus Eliasz should be presented to the upcoming United Nations Rio+20 Conference on Sustainable Development, scheduled to take place June 20-22 in Rio de Janeiro. (more…)