Global Asbestos Congress 2004

Supporting Bodies and Sponsors

Supporting Bodies
Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare
Ministry of the Environment
ILO Office in Japan
Tokyo Metropolitan Government
Japan Trade Union Confederation (JTUC-RENGO)
Japan Medical Association
Japan Federation of Bar Associations
Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc.
Asahi Shimbun
Japan Asbestos Hazards and Mesothelioma Study Group
Organization for Research and Communication on Environmental Risk of Chemicals
Chemical Society of Japan
Japan Association on the Environmental Studies
Society for Risk Analysis: Japan-section
Japanese Society for Hygiene
Geological Society of Japan
Japan Society of Waste Management
Society of Environmental Science, Japan
Japan Lung Cancer Society
Architectural Institute of Japan
Japan Society for Occupational Health
Japan Society on Water Environment
Building Center of Japan
Japan Building Materials Association
Center for Environmental Information Science
TAJIRI Muneaki Memorial Fund
Collegium Ramazzini
Society of Occupational and Environmental Health (the U.S.A.)
Scientific Committee on Respiratory Disorders of the International Commission on Occupational Health (SC-RD, ICOH)
European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC)
International Mesothelioma Interest Group (IMIG)

Sponsors
Ban Asbestos Network Japan (BANJAN)
International Ban Asbestos Secretariat (IBAS)
All Japan Prefectural and Municipal Workers' Union (JICHIRO)
National Federation of Construction Workers' Unions (ZENKENSOREN)
Japan Teachers Union (NIKKYOSO)
All Japan Dock Workers' Union (ZENKOWAN)
All Japan Shipbuilding and Engineering Union (ZENZOSEN)
Japan Water Supply Workers' Union (ZENSUIDO)
All Japan Garrison Forces Labor Union (ZENCHURO)
National Federation of Health and Medical Workers' Unions (ZENKOKU IRYO)
All Japan Seamen's Union (Kaiin Kumiai)
Consumers Union of Japan (CUJ)
Association of Institutions for Community and Occupational Health Care (AICOC)
Mesothelioma Pneumoconiosis Asbestos Center (MPAC)
Japan Association of Mesothelioma and Asbestos-Related Diseases Victims and their Families