Published: 10 June 2020
On World Day for Safety and Health at Work, which takes place each year on 28 April, the African Union Development Agency - NEPAD and the International Labour Organization (ILO) and partners hosted a webinar for Safety and Health at Work in Africa. The Africa webinar took place on Tuesday, 28 April 2020 from 13:00 – 15:00 (CAT) under the theme: “Stop the Pandemic: Occupational Safety and Health can Save Lives”. The commemorative webinar focused on saluting health workers in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The successful webinar attracted close to 200 participants from across the continent.
Published: 20 May 2020
AUDA-NEPAD health policy specialist and SATBHSS project manager Chimwemwe Chamdimba was interviewed on Capital FM Kenya discussing the recent World Day for Safety and Health at Work webinar, & the importance of occupational safety and health at work place. #AfricaResponds. Full interview can be read here: https://www.capitalfm.co.ke/news/2020/04/occupational-safety-and-health-...
Published: 27 February 2018
World Health Organization (WHO) reports that in 2016, Tuberculosis (TB) killed more than 10 million people globally, with 6.3 million new cases recorded the same year.