ILRI is committed to using sound and responsible practices to safeguard the health, safety and welfare of its employees, students, contractors, visitors and any other persons who may be affected by our operations. The environment, occupational health and safety (EOHS) team is enthusiastic about ensuring that issues relating to environmental management and occupational safety and health are addressed in a systematic, proactive and explicit manner so that they are an integral part of ILRI’s day-to-day business.
The team also coordinates a research compliance program which ensures that research projects involving animals, human subjects, recombinant DNA and genetically modified organisms are done in a manner that complies with the host country's legal requirements as well as international best practices.
We are keen to take care of every question and concern that you may have about workplace safety and health and environment.
EOHS is responsible for: