Publications on HIV/AIDS

April 2014

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    Social Protection and HIV

    17 April 2014

  2. Publication

    Youth Employment and HIV

    17 April 2014

  3. Publication

    Labour Migration and HIV

    17 April 2014

March 2014

  1. Publication

    Mainstreaming HIV and AIDS in youth employment

    24 March 2014

    This publication aims to support governments, employers’, and workers’ organizations as well as other stakeholder in addressing HIV and AIDS among young people and combatting discrimination and stigmatization of young workers affected by the HIV epidemic. It includes guidelines and concrete examples that can be used by actors working on HIV and AIDS as well as youth employment initiatives.

February 2014

  1. Publication

    HealthWISE - Trainers’ Guide

    17 February 2014

    The Trainers’ Guide contains the tools for an active training programme and includes a PowerPoint presentation for module 3 on Biological hazards and infection control, with special reference to HIV and TB.

  2. Publication

    HealthWISE - Biological hazards and infection control, with special reference to HIV and TB

    17 February 2014

    The Module 3 of the Action Manual focuses on biological hazards to which health workers are exposed during the course of their work, and examines biological risk and infection control, emphasizing the importance of standard precautions with a particular focus on HIV and TB.

November 2013

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    The Impact of Employment on HIV Treatment Adherence

    27 November 2013

    In 2013 the ILO commissioned a team of independent researchers, managed by the ILO HIV and AIDS and the World of Work Branch (ILOAIDS) to assess the evidence on the relationship between the employment status of people living with HIV and their adherence to treatment.

  2. Publication

    Cooperating out of HIV and AIDS

    13 November 2013

    After more than 30 years of the HIV and AIDS epidemic, “the world has turned the corner – it has halted and begun to reverse the spread of HIV”. HIV is no longer a death sentence; due to scientific and medical advances, effective treatment is available for managing HIV just as any other chronic health condition.

August 2013

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    Working together with businesses - Guidance on TB and TB/HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care in the workplace

    07 August 2013

    This is a joint WHO/ILO/UNAIDS publication. The purpose of this document is to capitalize on the untapped potential of the business sector to respond to these two epidemics.

July 2013

  1. Publication

    VCT@WORK: Together, making it happen in Africa!

    19 July 2013

    More than 8 million people living with HIV are accessing the antiretroviral treatment enabling them to live longer, healthier and more productive lives. However, an estimated 7 million people currently eligible for treatment are not accessing it. An estimated 40% of people living with HIV globally, do not know their status, thus preventing them from accessing treatment (source: UNAIDS).