The HIV pandemic has become one of the most critical workplace issues of our time. In addition to its devastating impact on working women and men and their families and dependents, HIV affects the world of work in many ways. Stigma and discrimination against people living with and affected by HIV and AIDS threatens fundamental rights at work, undermining opportunities for people to obtain decent work and sustainable employment.


The ILO helps protect rights and
deliver HIV prevention, treatment, care and supportVoluntary Confidential Counselling and HIV Testing for Workers (VCT@WORK) - a global initiative to reduce gaps in HIV testing. VCT@WORK Poster Campaign

Legislation and policies

National legislation and policies adopted by ILO member States relevant to the issue of HIV/AIDS and the world of work.

Getting to Zero at Work

  1. A campaign highlighting the significant contribution of the world of work to the HIV response

Good Practices

Good practices on HIV and AIDS and the world of work from around the world.