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Document ID (ISN)78244
CIS number 02-439
ISBN(s) 92-2-112561-0 (en); 92-2-212561-4 (fr); 92-2-312561-8 (es)
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Title Global programme on HIV/AIDS and the world of work
Original title Programme mondial sur le VIH/SIDA et le monde du travail [in French]
Programa mundial sobre el VIH/SIDA y el mundo laboral [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information ILO Publications, International Labour Office, 1211 Genève 22, Switzerland, 2001. Folder with 4 leaflets and 1 booklet (8p. + vii, 32p. 79 ref.).
Abstract Folder containing 4 leaflets, including a message from the Director-General of the ILO and two copies (one pocket-sized) of "An ILO code of practice on HIV/AIDS and the world of work". This code of practice provides guidelines to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the world of work in the context of the promotion of decent work. The guidelines cover: prevention of HIV/AIDS; management and mitigation of the impact of HIV/AIDS and the world of work; care and support of workers infected and affected by HIV/AIDS; elimination of stigma and discrimination on the basis of real or perceived HIV status.
Descriptors (primary) ILO; plant safety and health organization; immunodeficiency syndrome; virus diseases
Descriptors (secondary) labour inspectors; health programmes; national organization; care of sick workers; directive; safety and health training; developing countries
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceILO
Subject(s) Generalities
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) HIV/AIDS
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)