The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health’s networking activities

We are active in both international and national networks where the co-operation helps us spread research data and good practices about occupational safety and health.
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We are the EU OSHA co-ordination centre in Finland

We are the co-ordination centre (Focal Point) in Finland of the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA), through which we disseminate European research data about work life.

International co-operation

  • International Labour Organization ILO
  • World Health Organization WHO
  • International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) 
  • International Social Security Association ISSA
  • Global Coalition on Occupational Safety and Health
  • Partnership for European Research in Occupational Safety and Health PEROSH
  • European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound)
  • Nordic Council of Ministers Working Life policy area
  • Nordic Institute for Advanced Training in Occupational Health NIVA
  • We are part of the Finnish co-operation body of ten Finnish government research institutes (TULANET)

We influence in working groups

Our experts have a say in numerous high-level working groups that promote health and safety. Examples of these working groups related to different themes are listed below.