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Name: National Policy on HIV/AIDS and the World of Work.
Country: Uganda
Subject(s): HIV/AIDS
Type of legislation: Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)
Adopted on: 2007-07
Entry into force:
ISN: UGA-2007-M-88105
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=88105&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Policy document on-line Policy document on-line Ministry of Gender, Labour and Social Development, Uganda PDF PDF (consulted on 2011-10-14)
Abstract/Citation: FOREWORD - I
PREFACE - II
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS - III
ACRONYMS - V
INTRODUCTION - 1
BACKGROUND - 2
HIV/AIDS AND THE WORLD OF WORK - 3
SCOPE - 5
GOAL - 6
OBJECTIVES - 7
OUTPUTS OF POLICY IMPLEMENTATION - 7
GUIDING PRINCIPLES OF THE POLICY - 7
1. Non-discrimination
2. Confidentiality
3. HIV Testing
4. Greater Involvement of People Living with HIV/AIDS
5. Promotion of Prevention, Treatment, Care and Support
6. Gender Concerns in the World of Work
POLICY IMPLEMENTATION STRATEGIES - 10
1. Role of Government
2. Role of Employers and their organisations
3. Role of Workers and their organisations
4. Role of the Private Sector (Including the Informal)
5. Role of Groups and Networks of People living with HIV/AIDS
6. Role of Civil Society Organisations
7. Role of the International Development Partners
8. Developing a workplace HIV/AIDS Programme
BIBLIOGRAPHY - 19

ANNEX 1: PROPOSED INDICATORS FOR MONITORING THE PROCESS
ANNEX 2: PROPOSED INDICATORS FOR MONITORING THE IMPACT

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