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Title Safe maternity and the world of work / International Labour Office
Published Geneva : ILO, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 27 pages) : illustrations
Contents Improving maternity protection and health through the workplace -- Implementing, extending and improving social health protection -- Promoting decent work for health workers -- Conclusion: mobilizing support, working together
Summary Sketches the general concerns regarding maternal health in the context of the workplace. Discusses priority areas within the ILO's mandate for improving social protection, followed by a chapter on promoting decent work for health workers. Lists the countries that have ratified the ILO Maternity Protection Conventions, 1919 (No. 3), 1952 (No. 103), 2000, (No. 183), the Social Security (Minimum Standards) Convention, 1952 (No. 102) and the Nursing Personnel Convention, 1977 (No. 149)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Mothers -- Employment.
Pregnant women -- Employment.
Pregnant women -- Health and hygiene.
Prenatal influences.
Genre/Form ILO pub.
Pub OIT.
Pub OIT.
Form Electronic book
Author International Labour Office.
ISBN 9221204049 (electronic bk.)
9789221204046 (electronic bk.)