chrs

Advocacy and Communication


Project Title:

Capacity Development of Trade Unions for Advocacy and Elimination of Occupational Diseases (including Polio, HIV/AIDS in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Mardan , Charsadda, Nowshera and Peshawar).

Donor: International Labour Organization

CHRS has completed project of International Labour Organization Capacity Development of Trade Unions for Advocacy and Elimination of Occupational Diseases (including Polio, HIV/AIDS in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Mardan , Charsadda, Nowshera and Peshawar). In which Training of Trainers on OSH (Occupational safety and Health) program was laid down to train the trainers of Trade Union, MLF and PWF for imparting the training skills along with the awareness and preventive measures related to occupational health and safety including diseases like Polio, HIV/AIDS. The training also put emphasis at disability-handling persons with disability and how should they be treated and facilitated at workplaces and domestically. Later on, as an extended part of this project, the trained team of TU further imparted these awareness to fellow TU workers in 4 targeted areas; Nowshera, Charsadda, Peshawar and Mardan


Project Title:

Interactive sensitization of Employers, Workers and their Families on OSH and Communicable Diseases like Polio and HIV/AIDS in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Mardan , Charsadda, Nowshera and Peshawar)

Donor: International Labour Organization

CHRS has completed 3 months projects Interactive sensitization of Employers, Workers and their Families on OSH and Communicable Diseases like Polio and HIV/AIDS in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (Mardan , Charsadda, Nowshera and Peshawar).

Advocacy, awareness raising campaigns and Project Implementation .This project highlighted working in a safe and healthy environment, as it is the right of every individual working in any industry or company at small or large level. To raise awareness among the labor in KP, a series of events was conducted. Main activities of project included

  • Orientation of employers on OSH and Communicable diseases (Polio and HIV/ AIDS)
  • Sensitization seminars for workers on factory floors, in four targeted areas, regarding OSH and Communicable diseases (Polio and HIV/ AIDS)
  • Open day- open for all activities to sensitize labor families at mass on OSH Communicable diseases (Polio and HIV/ AIDS) through panel discussions and theatrical performances.