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Electronics Watch - Occupational Health and Safety Summit 2020

ReWORKing Health and Safety is a four-day online event that will make the case that workers’ occupational health and safety is fundamental to electronics supply chains. Presenters will focus on workers’ perspectives and explore the role of public buyers in ensuring workers' health, safety, and other rights are protected.

Please find below the conference agenda and details on speakers here. Please note times are indicated in CET and a recording will be made available for those unable to join.

30 NOV

10:00 - 11:30: Inaugural session: ReWORKing Health and Safety - Protecting Workers and Promoting Resilient Public Sector Supply Chains

  • Keynote speaches by Sharan Burrow, International Trade Union Confederation, Belgium & Baskut Tuncak, Former UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Toxics
  • Testimonies from electronics workers from the Philippines and Indonesia

14:00 - 15:30: Occupational Health and Safety Supply Chain Tools and Standards for Public Procurement

01 DEC

10:00 - 11:30: Risk of Health and Safety Hazards in Forced Labour Conditions - Perspectives of Migrant Workers

14:00 - 15:30: At Risk - Women Workers and Next Generations

02 DEC

10:00 - 11:30: Workers Have a Right to Know - Why Workers Are Not Safe Without Worker-Driven Transparency (co-hosted by GoodElectronics)

14:00 - 15:30: Health and Safety In Mines and in Miners’ Communities

03 DEC

10:00 - 11:30: Beyond Electronics - What We Learn About Health and Safety from the Textile and Garment Sector

14:00 - 15:30: Joining Up - How Sustainable Investors and Public Buyers Can Together Promote Health and Safety in Global Supply Chains

Event Details

Start date
30 Nov 2020
Start time
4 a.m.
Location
Online
Organisation
Electronics Watch

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