Resource library

Publications & Technical tools

  1. Chemical safety

    ILO Instruments on Chemical Safety - Analysis and synergies with other international frameworks on the sound management of chemicals

    31 January 2020

    This report analyses all major ILO instruments that address chemical hazards for human health and safety as well as the environment.

  2. Publication

    Summary Report of Research Products Developed within the SafeYouth@Work Project

    15 January 2020

    Building a Generation of safe and healthy workers

Training materials

  1. Instructional material

    Participatory Action-Oriented Training (PAOT)

    10 February 2020

    PAOT is a practical method of stimulating and supporting workplace initiatives in grassroots workplaces relying on self-help voluntary actions.

  2. Instructional material

    Improving OSH for Young Workers: A Self-Training Package

    22 October 2019

    The ILO has prepared this self-training package in order to strengthen the capacity of governments, employers, workers (including young workers) and their organizations to improve OSH management for young workers through the assessment and implementation of strategies and actions through national OSH systems.

Promotional materials

  1. Chemical safety

    All You Need to Know: Convention No. 170

    06 December 2019

    A summary brochure of the main elements of C170 and R177 and text of these two instruments

  2. Chemical safety

    The Sound Management of Chemicals and Waste in the World of Work

    06 December 2019

    A summary brochure of the ILO's work and portfolio on chemicals and waste