HIV/AIDS and the World of Work Branch (ILOAIDS)


Zero New HIV Infections. Zero Discrimination. Zero AIDS-Related Deaths. Implement the ILO Recommendation on HIV and AIDS (No.200).

AIDS is a workplace issue because it has a marked impact on workers, their families and dependants, enterprises and national economies. More >>




Guy Ryder, the ILO Director-General & Jan Beagle the Deputy Executive Director of UNAIDS on the occasion of the World AIDS Day at the ILO.
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  1. Legal document

    HIV and AIDS (Anti-Discrimination) Act published in the Official Gazette of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

    20 August 2015,

    The HIV and AIDS (Anti-Discrimination) Act 2014 (No. 7) aims to protect fundamental human rights for all living with or affected by HIV.

  2. Event

    ILO course on HIV and AIDS and the World of Work: a prevention & social protection perspective, 12-16 October 2015

    The ILO International Training Centre in Turin and the HIV/AIDS and the World of Work Branch (ILOAIDS) are organizing a bilingual (English & French) one-week training course in Turin. The deadline for sending applications is 28 August 2015.

  3. News

    Reaching out to Hotel workers through VCT@WORK in seven districts in Uganda

    21 July 2015,

    The ILO in collaboration with the Federation of Uganda Employers (FUE) and the Uganda Hotel Owners Association (UHOA) are targeting 10,000 women and men workers in the Hotel and Tourism sector, in seven district towns with high HIV burden in Uganda.

  4. News

    Scaling up HIV testing and counselling in Lesotho through Private sector Dialogue

    09 July 2015,

    The Association of the Lesotho Employers and Business (ALEB) hosted a “Private Sector Dialogue on HIV and TB” in collaboration with ILO and UNAIDS in Lesotho.

  5. News

    VCT@WORK implemented in open markets to reach informal economy workers in Tanzania

    01 July 2015,

    Around 3000 workers, majority being young, received counseling and took the HIV test through events organized in the identified open market sites in Kyela district, in Mbeya a region of Tanzania, from 15th -19th June 2015.