20 - 21 May 2013, Geneva, Switzerland
ILO/AIDS is holding an expert consultation to develop country research methodology to generate knowledge on “the access to and effect of social protection programmes on women and men workers in formal and informal economies living with HIV and their households.” This expert consultation is held at the ILO on 20 – 21 May 2013 and will bring together HIV, social protection and research experts from around the world.
25 February 2013, Johannesburg, South Africa
The objective of the meeting will be to capitalize on successes and exchange ideas to accelerate the HIV and AIDS response through workplace and private sector action.
30 November 2012, Colombo, Sri Lanka
30 November 2012, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
On 30 November 2012, the Director for the ILO Dar es Salaam Country Office, Mr. Alexio Musindo and staff commemorated the World AIDS Day.
28 November 2012, 13:30 at ILO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland
UN Heads of Agencies to launch the “Getting to Zero at work” campaign.
22 November 2012, Zimbabwe
On 22 November, the ILO and SEDCO - the Small Enterprises Development Corporation have signed an agreement on the establishment of the Economic Empowerment Fund, under the patronage of the Minister of Labour and Social Services of Zimbabwe.
12 - 23 November 2012, Turin, Italy
The ILO Training Centre in Turin is organizing a two-week capacity-building course on HIV/AIDS and the world of work, with a prevention and social protection perspective. The course aims to strengthen the capacity of planners and social actors to develop and implement workplace policies and programmes on HIV and AIDS that build on and benefit from the decent work approach, covering rights, prevention, employment issues, social protection aspects and social dialogue.
21 - 27 July 2012, Washington, D.C.
ILO/AIDS is participating in the conference which will take place in Washington, D.C. on 22-27 July 2012 under the theme "Turning the Tide Together".
23 - 25 May 2012, Geneva, Switzerland
On 23-25 May 2012, the ILO Geneva will host a Global Youth Employment Forum to address the challenges young people face in the labour market. The ILO Programme on HIV/AIDS and the world of work (ILO/AIDS) will organize two market place sessions in the Youth Employment Forum: 1) Youth employment strategies: Listen to 5 million young voices living with HIV, 24 May 2012, 11:35-11:55, circle 5, Espace Gobelins, R2 South, ILO. 2) HIV and AIDS: What do you need to know as a young person? 24 May 2012, 12.05-12.25, circle 5, Espace Gobelins, R2 South, ILO.
24 - 26 April 2012, Accra, Ghana
The meeting aims at generating ideas to strengthen teachers’ roles in contributing to HIV prevention efforts and ensuring that teachers living with HIV can be supported through effective policies and HIV prevention, treatment and care programmes, protecting them from HIV-related stigma and discrimination. The meeting will address specific challenges faced by teachers living with and affected by HIV and AIDS in West and Central Africa. The meeting will be organized jointly by ILO, UNESCO, the World Bank, UNAIDS, WHO, Ministries of Education, Education International (EI), and Partnership for Child Development (PCD).
18 - 20 March 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark
On 18 March 2012, the ILO will participate and speak in a satellite meeting, a pre-conference event to the conference “HIV in Europe: Working Together for Optimal Testing and Earlier Care” in Copenhagen, Denmark. ILO/AIDS will speak on "How does Protection of rights at work help enhancing access to HIV services: The ILO Recommendation on HIV and AIDS (No. 200) and experiences in its implementation with a focus on Europe and the private sector” in the satellite meeting being organized on “The role of HIV workplace policies and programmes in addressing 'barriers' to early HIV counselling, testing, treatment and care”, and address participants in the session.
24 - 25 February 2012, Arusha, Tanzania
A two-day conference for Employers’ organizations is being organized by the International Organization of Employers on 24-25 February 2012, at Kibo Palace Hotel in Arusha, Tanzania, in collaboration with the Association of Tanzania Employers (ATE), Business Africa and the ILO.
31 January 2012, Paris, France
On 31 January 2012, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria celebrates its 10th anniversary in Paris. Mr. J-F Trogrlic, Director, ILO Office for France, is attending the event. Participants include European policy makers, representatives of international organizations, as well as participants from public and private sectors, the research community and non-governmental organizations.
4 - 8 December 2011, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
The International Labour Organization (ILO) is organizing and participating in a series of events to highlight the importance of reducing stigma and discrimination in the workplace at ICASA, which opens on Sunday 4 December, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, under the theme “Own, Scale-up and Sustain”.
1 - 16 December 2011, Geneva, Switzerland
ILO/AIDS has organized an exhibition of Shona Art which is taking place from 1 until 16 December on ILO premises in Geneva.
1 December 2011, Geneva, Switzerland
The theme of World AIDS Day this year is "Getting to Zero" referring to the “Zero New HIV Infections. Zero Discrimination. Zero AIDS Related Deaths” objectives of the UNAIDS strategy for 2011-2015. The ILO has developed six posters to highlight the contribution of the workplace to "Getting to Zero".
18 - 21 November 2011, Nassau, The Bahamas
11 - 11 September 2011, Istanbul, Turkey
Meeting organized in the context of the XIX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work held in Turkey from 11 to 15 September 2011. Government, employers’ and workers’ organizations, UNAIDS, Organizations of Persons Living with HIV (PLHIV) and the ILO met to share experiences for the occupational health services to best protect their workers.
26 - 30 August 2011, Busan, Republic of Korea
The International Labour Organization (ILO) co-organized a series of events as part of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) at the 10th International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific (ICAAP) under the theme “Diverse Voices, United Action”.
1 August 2011, New Delhi, India
On August 1, 2011, the UN agencies in India came together under the flag of UN Cares: ‘HIV and the UN workplace project’, in the UN Conference Hall, New Delhi to launch a year-long anti-stigma campaign - “Stigma Fuels HIV”.