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Occupation commonly refers to:

  • Occupation or job, one's role in society, often a regular activity performed for payment
  • Occupation (protest), political demonstration by holding public or symbolic spaces
  • Military occupation, the martial control of a territory
  • Occupancy, use of a building

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Organizations relating to Occupation

Women in Dialogue / London, UK / Est. 1975
World Mining Congress / Katowice, Poland / Est. 1958
International Ergonomics Association / Est. 1961
Federation of Staff Associations of United Nations and its Specialized Agencies in the Philippines / Makati, Philippines / Est. 1983
Convention Concerning Prevention and Control of Occupational Hazards Caused by Carcinogenic Substances and Agents / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1974
International Society for Performance Improvement / Silver Spring MD, USA / Est. 1962
Baltic Sea Network on Occupational Health and Safety / Helsinki, Finland / Est. 1995
Convention Concerning Equal Remuneration for Men and Women Workers for Work of Equal Value / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1951
Convention Concerning Compulsory Invalidity Insurance for Persons Employed in Industrial or Commercial Undertakings, in the Liberal Professions, and for Outworkers and Domestic Servants / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1933
Convention Concerning the Restriction of Night Work of Children and Young Persons in Non-industrial Occupations / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1946
Institute for Labour Law and Industrial Relations in the European Union / Trier, Germany / Est. 1983
European Study Group / Uxbridge, UK / Est. 1990
Trade Unions International of Public and Allied Employees / Est. 1949
World Federation of Occupational Therapists / London, UK / Est. 1952
Convention Concerning Minimum Wage Fixing Machinery in Agriculture / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1951
Convention Concerning the Protection of Wages / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1949
WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean / Cairo, Egypt / Est. 1948
Centre for Arctic Medicine, Oulu / Oulu, Finland
SERRV International / Madison WI, USA / Est. 1949
European Work Hazards Network / Parma, Italy / Est. 1986
Agreement on the Harmonisation of Fiscal Incentives to Industry / Est. 1973
Convention Concerning Working Conditions in Hotels, Restaurants and Similar Establishments / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1991
Women Working Worldwide / Manchester, UK / Est. 1983
Convention Concerning Minimum Wage Fixing, with Special Reference to Developing Countries / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 1970
Publish What You Pay Coalition / London, UK

View all profiles (50 total) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

World Problems relating to Occupation

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Occupational stress
Diseases of the respiratory system
Environmental hazards from textile and clothing industries
Occupational hazards of benzene
Occupational health risks
Improper lighting as an occupational hazard
Dust as an occupational hazard
Occupational hazards of male workers
Hazards to young people at work
Conflicting standards for protection against chemical occupational hazards
Occupational hazards to workers in small industries
Combined stresses as occupational hazards
Occupational domestic accidents
Increasing job monotony
Occupational hazards of female workers
Occupational risks and hazards of the medical profession
Structural rigidities in labour markets
Elimination of traditional skills
Work-related injury
Health risks to workers in agricultural and livestock production
Biological agents as occupational hazards
Heat stress at work
Solvents as an occupational hazard
Shift work stress as an occupational hazard
Carbon monoxide as a health hazard

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