PNG Employers’ and Workers’ sign Memoradum of Agreement on HIV& AIDS in the workplace

The ILO initiated the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) by the PNG Employers Federation and Trade Union Congress.

The MOA between PNG Employers Federation and Trade Union Congress provides policy guidance for employers and workers for non-discrimination on status of HIV, maintaining confidentiality, no screening or testing for purposes of employment and ensuring a safe, working environment conducive to education, health care services and support for workers living with HIV and /or affected by it. The Department of Labour's OHS Division have sought ILO's assistance with training their OHS inspectors on OHS and HIV in the workplace.