Committee
University International Labour Organization
Country
Egypt Government Representative

Author

Nazeera Mahomed
South Africa

Cite as https://mymun.com/ppdb/15377

Nazeera Mahomed

Egypt Government Representative International Labour Organisation

 

Topic: Violence and harassment against men and women in the workplace

 

Background:

Violence and harassment in the sphere of work has an effect on economic activity, physical, emotional and mental health of all occupations and sectors. The issue of violence and harassment is seen as a human rights issue as it infringes on one’s dignity. This idea of it being a human rights issue is guided by the Declaration of Philadelphia (1994). There are many forms of violence and harassment which occur in the world of work and there is no univ...