Buenos Aires, Argentina, August 20th 2015.
Trade unions in Argentina discussed and arrived at 14 joint commitments regarding the fight against climate change. Argentine unions are deeply committed to a sustainable future which includes reducing emissions, improving efficiency and guaranteeing the protection of workers. Sustainlabour was in attendance to contribute and participate in the discussion.
On the 7th and 8th of July, 2015 trade union representatives met -to evaluate and reflect on the progress and needs for further action in sound management of chemicals. The meeting had the support of the Strategic Approach to International Chemical Management (SAICM), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO)
Where: Rosario, Argentina
When: 16 June 2015
As part of the activities organized by the National University of Rosario in the framework of the "Week for Dignity in Science", Sutainlabour presented its work on chemical risk in Latin America.
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