Category: People & Community

Emerging food safety issues: what do consumers want to know?

EFSA asked Europeans for their views on emerging risks in the food chain, and how they would like to be informed about them.

Global shipping in ‘historic’ climate deal

The global shipping industry has for the first time agreed to cut its emissions of greenhouse gases.

EU to ban lower-quality branded food!

Studies suggest hundreds of well-known products are inferior to versions sold in the west.

Saving lives with new standards for sanitation

Human waste safely transformed into clean drinking water? Work is underway to develop international guidance to help new technologies flourish!

Building Resilience in India

A discussion with Hardeep Singh Puri, Indian Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, on the development of resilient cities across the country.

Plague 101 | National Geographic

Learn about the bacterium behind the plague disease and how factors like trade and urbanization caused it to spread to almost every continents.

Introducing – ISO 45001 Lead Auditor training

Be among the first to become a Certified ISO 45001 Lead Auditor! The world’s much anticipated International Standard for Occupational Health and Safety is now published, and is set to transform workplace practices globally.

Our world with ISO 45001

Why the new ISO 45001 will be real game changer for millions of workers (and workplace health hazards) around the world.

100 Resilient Cities: Updates from African Cities

In this video, Chief Resilience Officers from Accra, Addis Ababa, and Cape Town share how their cities are approaching the urgent challenges of our time.

An international guide to effective product labelling

Getting product information right is a key business strategy. A new international guide will help ensure the product is really what it says on the tin.

Grindr under fire for sharing HIV status of users

Social networking service ignited privacy worries over how it shared sensitive user details including HIV status and GPS location with third-party services.

World’s Most Resilient Creatures – Coral Reefs

The coral reefs in murky water might be more resilient to coral bleaching that has devastated other colonies around the world.