April 26th, 2013, University of Ottawa, Ottawa
Prof. Katherine Lippel hosted a 15 member delegation, part of the CIDA Policy Initiative. The Policy Options Project (POP) supports reform measures in China that contribute to sustainable development and good governance. As part of this project, the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) and Geospatial/Salasan Consulting Inc. have been selected to provide technical assistance relating to policy development to promote and protect the psychological health of migrant workers in Chongqing municipality. The delegation was made up of researchers and policy experts from Chongqing universities and Chongqing Municipality, and they have been looking at migrant labour psychological health and safety protection in Chongqing.