Publications on HIV/AIDS

July 2013

  1. Publication

    Social Protection and HIV: Guide on Research Methodology for Undertaking Research at Country Level

    12 July 2013

    The social protection and HIV research referred to in this document aims broadly to support building a country level knowledge base on the access and effects of social protection policies and programs on HIV affected workers in the formal and informal economy.

  2. Publication

    Social Protection and HIV: Global Literature Review

    12 July 2013

    The Global Literature Review of social protection and HIV is the first component of the ILO's research on "Access" and "Effects" of social protection policies and programmes on women and men workers and their households in the formal and informal economy affected by HIV and AIDS. This review identifies and outlines the international literature on access to and the impact of social protection programmes on people living with or affected by HIV (PLHIV) and their households. The literature review was undertaken by the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), UK for the ILO Programme on HIV/AIDS and the World of Work (ILO/AIDS).

  3. Publication

    VCT@WORK: Together, making it happen in Africa

    12 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).

  4. Report

    HIV and AIDS and Labour rights: A Handbook for Judges and Legal Professionals

    01 July 2013

    This Handbook is intended to enhance the capacity of national judicial authorities and legal professionals in addressing issues related to HIV and AIDS at the workplace – particularly workplace HIV-related stigma and discrimination – and in contributing more broadly to national HIV responses.

June 2013

  1. Publication

    Enabling HIV responses: National Social Protection Floors

    30 June 2013

    This technical note describes how the Social Protection Floors Recommendation 2012 can be an enabler to strengthen HIV responses. The note serves as a reference for governments, employers’ and workers’ organizations, United Nations agencies, civil society organizations, HIV and AIDS specialists, social security administrators and other national stakeholders.

February 2013

  1. Publication

    ILO Partners’ Meeting promotional brochure: Rising to the challenge – scaling up the response to HIV and AIDS through workplace action in Africa

    13 February 2013

  2. Publication

    Rising to the Challenge: the ILO's Response to HIV and AIDS in Africa - Cooperation Results Overview 2005-2013

    01 February 2013

    This publication provides an overview of the ILO's contribution to the HIV response in Africa since 2005 and provides highlights of the ILO strategy to scale up and accelerate the HIV response in the future.

October 2012

  1. Publication

    ILO/AIDS Update - October 2012

    30 October 2012

  2. Publication

    Manual for training trainers of enterprises

    29 October 2012

    This training manual is aimed at enterprises to implement HIV prevention programmes for their employees and their family members. This tool, of assistance to trainers to conduct programmes to educate their co- workers and also to train peer educators, provides guidelines on developing Workplace HIV/AIDS policies and programmes and will also help the management and workers to develop a supportive environment conducive to behaviour change and protection from HIV.

  3. Publication

    Pioneering Partnership Responds to HIV/AIDS in the World of Work

    11 October 2012

    This article deals with the joint action of the ILO, Sierra Rutile and NAS to evaluate Sierra Rutile’s HIV/AIDS programme.