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28.05.2020 Youth empowerment against Big Tobacco is a strategy for healthier workplaces

29/05/2020Youth empowerment against Big Tobacco is a strategy for healthier workplaces napofilm.net How best to protect young people from tobacco industry manipulation is the call for action of this year’s World No Tobacco Day, 31 May, celebrated as part of the European Week Against Cancer.

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28.05.2020 Press release - Summer holidays: MEPs demand more clarity for tourism in COVID-19 crisis

MEPs gave overall positive feedback on the Commission’s transport and tourism package; however, many insist on more concrete actions and financial support ahead of the summer holidays.Committee on Transport and Tourism Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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28.05.2020 Manufacturing company in Slovenia reduces exposure to workers to hazardous substances

28/05/2020Manufacturing company in Slovenia reduces exposure to workers to hazardous substances Source: Gorenje, d.d. Good Practice Award commended entry 2018-19 Gorenje, d.d., Velenje, Slovenia, was commended for replacing hazardous substances with less dangerous ones, decreasing the number ...

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27.05.2020 AMENDMENTS 1 - 63 - Draft opinion Framework of ethical aspects of artificial intelligence, robotics and related technologies - PE650.440v01-00

AMENDMENTS 1 - 63 - Draft opinion Framework of ethical aspects of artificial intelligence, robotics and related technologiesCommittee on Transport and TourismValter Flego Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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27.05.2020 Press release - COVID-19 crisis: MEPs discuss plans to safely resume travel and reboot tourism

The Transport and Tourism Committee will discuss on Thursday at 10:00 CEST the European Commission’s guidance on how to safely resume travel and reboot Europe's tourism.Committee on Transport and Tourism Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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27.05.2020 AMENDMENTS 1 - 53 - Draft opinion Intellectual property rights for the development of artificial intelligence technologies - PE652.368v01-00

AMENDMENTS 1 - 53 - Draft opinion Intellectual property rights for the development of artificial intelligence technologiesCommittee on Transport and TourismAndor Deli Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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27.05.2020 COVID-19 — can we return to work safely?

27/05/2020COVID-19 — can we return to work safely? The European Parliament magazine has published an article by EU-OSHA Executive Director Christa Sedlatschek about ensuring workers’ safety as COVID-19 lockdown measures start to ease. Under the slogan Healthy Workplaces Stop the Pandemic , EU-OSH...

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26.05.2020 OSHWiki article in the spotlight: Musculoskeletal lower limb disorders

26/05/2020OSHWiki article in the spotlight: Musculoskeletal lower limb disorders © EU-OSHA / Reda Urbonaite Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) represent a substantial economic burden to society and are one of the major causes of health-related productivity loss in Europe. Now, due ...

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25.05.2020 EU Commission launches a new call for expressions of interest for COVID-19

25/05/2020EU Commission launches a new call for expressions of interest for COVID-19 ds_30 via pixabay.com Horizon 2020 , a research and innovation programme launched by the Commission, has mobilised another €122 million for urgently needed research into the coronavirus. The new call for expr...

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25.05.2020 DRAFT OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the framework for achieving climate neutrality and amending Regulation (EU) 2018/1999 (European Climate Law) - PE650.613v01-00

DRAFT OPINION on the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing the framework for achieving climate neutrality and amending Regulation (EU) 2018/1999 (European Climate Law)Committee on Transport and TourismTilly Metz Source : © European Union, 2020 - EP

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