Occupational health

Protecting Workers' Health Series No. 11 - Building Healthy and Equitable Workplaces for Women and Men:

A Resource for Employers and Worker Representatives

Project led by Evelyn Kortum, Technical Officer, Occupational Health, Public Health & Environment, WHO, Geneva, Switzerland. Writer: Stephanie Premji, Interdisciplinary Centre for the study of Biology, Health, Society and the Environment (CINBIOSE). © World Health Organization 2011

This document provides employers and worker representatives with tools to build healthy and equitable workplaces for women and men while bringing needed attention to issues predominantly affecting women. The document includes ways to address the needs of women and men in the areas of physical and psychosocial health, personal health resources and enterprise-community involvement, avenues to protect and promote workers' health, which are based on the WHO healthy workplace model.

Below are links to the English and French-language versions of this document for you to download:

Last update:

25 April 2013 12:48 CEST