What's new

May 2018

  1. © Abbie Trayler-Smith / H6 2022


    AIDS’ impact on the labour force costs billions in lost earnings: ILO

    24 May 2018

    An ILO report highlights the toll HIV and AIDS continue to take on the labour force, and its economic and social implications. The ILO calls for urgent efforts to close the treatment gaps, step up testing and prevention measures, and ensure workers can enjoy healthy and productive lives.

  2. Media advisory

    ILO to launch new global estimates about HIV and AIDS impact on the world of work

    22 May 2018

March 2018

  1. Event

    Consultation on Perspectives of the Skills Sector for Labour Migration

    As migration is now an integral part of development within which skills development, recognition and upgrading is given specific priority in the Governments’ Vision 2025 statement, ILO is facilitating a consultation with key skills and labour migration sector stakeholders from the government, private and non-government sectors to identify policy priorities and strategic areas of focus for the updated National Labour Migration Policy

  2. World Tuberculosis Day

    "How my job helped me get through the fight against TB"

    23 March 2018

    Tuberculosis (TB), one of the world's leading causes of illness and death, often strikes people in their prime working years. Workplaces have a critical role to play in its prevention, treatment and care.

January 2018

  1. Video

    TB: Let’s work on it

    22 January 2018

    The video captures the current TB scenario in India and how the disease impacts incomes and the economy at large.

November 2017

  1. Publication

    Promoting a Rights-based Approach to Migration, Health, and HIV and AIDS: A Framework for Action

    28 November 2017

    Migrants’ access to health and HIV services can be improved only by adopting a human rights-based approach in the governance of the entire migration process. This new publication, released ahead of the World AIDS Day, analyses the interplay between fair labour migration policies, effective responses to HIV and broader health goals to be addressed in countries of origin, transit and destination; and presents a framework for action.

October 2017

  1. Good Practice

    Strengthening HIV Prevention, Care, Treatment and Social Protection in the World of Work - Final Evaluation

    24 October 2017

  2. Good Practice

    Responding effectively to the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the world of work: Country programmes - Final Evaluation

    24 October 2017

  3. Good Practice

    Economic empowerment and HIV vulnerability reduction along transport corridors in Southern Africa - Final Evaluation

    24 October 2017

  4. Good Practice

    Implementing HIV/AIDS Workplace Policies and Programmes - Final Evaluation

    24 October 2017