Links and Resources: Latin America


La Red de Trabajo Infantil Peligroso (Hazardous Child Labor Network): An electronic network designed to promote the eradication of hazardous child labor. Primarily In Spanish.

Listserv on Workers’ Health in Latin America and the Caribbean: An electronic mailing discusion list involving occupational (and environmental) health issues in the Americas, with particular focus on Latin America and the Caribbean. Sponsored by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), managed by the Pan American Center for Sanitary Engineering and Environmental Sciences (CEPIS/PAHO), the Work & Health Institute (ISAT/Peru), and hosted by Duke University (U.S.A)

INSTITUTO NACIONAL DE SAÚDE NO TRABALHO (National Workers’ Health Institute), Brazil. Excellent collection of documents on worker health and safety and environmental issues. Mostly in Portuguese but some documents available in English and Spanish.

FUNDACENTRO, Brazilian research center for safety, health, and the work environment.