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HIV/AIDS education in workplaces in Russia

Project title HIV/AIDS education in workplaces in Russia
Database ZdravInform
ID in the source database 240
Thematic area HIV/AIDS
Topic Procurement
Project geographical area Russia
Substate level / administrative units /regions
  • Murmansk Oblast
  • Moscow
Lead partner (organisation) International Labour Organisation Subregional Office for Eastern Europe and Central Asia
Lead partner (owner or/and project manager) no data
Partner organisations no data
Start date 2004-05-01
End date 2007-05-30
Duration (months) 37
Target audience no data
Summary no data
Background no data
Objectives To reduce level of employment-related discrimination against persons living with or affected by HIV/AIDS; to reduce HIV/AIDS risk behaviours among targeted workers
Specific objectives/indicators no data
Results 1) Eleven workplaces adopted a written policy on HIV/AIDS where they demonstrated their commitment to support national efforts in combating HIV/AIDS. They also accepted concrete obligations in terms of non-discrimination against workers and job applicants based on their HIV status, as well as obligations of access of workers to prevention education, voluntary counselling and testing;
2) Eleven workplaces received technical assistance in developing and implementing workplace education programmes, including peer education, communication campaigns, special events (e.g. World AIDS Day) etc.;
3) Regional project coordinators sensitized over 800 unions’ representatives on the ILO Code of Practice, workplace prevention and workers’ rights;
4) Regional employers’ unions representatives were briefed on the ILO Code of Practice;
5) Two regional tripartite commissions in the pilot regions (Murmansk and Moscow regions) adopted a decision (decree) on HIV/AIDS workplace issues;
6) 48 tripartite commissions from other regions of the RF have discussed the Code and adopted their own decisions in line with the National Declaration;
7) Tripartite constituents from federal and regional level proposed ideas for a national sustainability plan on February 9, 2007 (these proposals can be found in a separate report available from the National Project Coordinator, see further information for contact details)
Total foreseen budget EUR 685,132
Total implementation costs
(for completed projects, if available)
no data
Conversion to € was done on
(according to the relevant
exchange rate at
Infoeuro Monthly Files)
Financing agencies / organisations US Department of Labor
Project's URL / project's website
Papers associated with this project no data
Further information Ms. Irina Sinelina
National Project Coordinator
ILO Moscow Office
Petrovka 15, apt. 23
Phone: (495) 933-58-90
Fax: (495) 933-08-20
Last posted: on 2009-06-12 at 11:41:39

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