Posts Tagged ‘HIV/AIDS’

Survey reveals need for seafarer HIV and wellbeing action

Survey reveals need for seafarer HIV and wellbeing action
The ITF HQ’s in London A survey released by the ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) today highlights the need for continuing work on HIV/AIDS and wellbeing among seafarers. Available at http://goo.gl/L8AWxH the report A broader vision of seafarer wellbeing: survey of ITF maritime...
May 11th, 2015 | Health and Safety, ITF | Read More

Workers speak out on World AIDS Day

Workers speak out on World AIDS Day
The ITF HQ’s in London HIV positive workers from ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) trade unions are among those speaking out on World AIDS Day on Monday 1 December. All are involved in ITF programmes to challenge HIV/AIDS – and the stigma that surrounds it – in the workplace...
November 28th, 2014 | Anniversaries, Associations, Clubs, Corporate Social Responsibility, Health and Safety, HR, ITF, Medical | Read More

ITF launches new HIV/AIDS manual for affiliates

ITF launches new HIV/AIDS manual for affiliates
21 May 2014 – The ITF has launched a new handbook for transport unions to help them deal with HIV/AIDS in their policy, campaigning and organising work. This publication delivers further on the ITF’s Congress mandates in 2002 and 2006 to strengthen its work on HIV/AIDS and challenge the stigma...
May 21st, 2014 | Health and Safety, ITF | Read More

Civil aviation activists build structure to tackle HIV/AIDS in Francophone Africa

Civil aviation activists build structure to tackle HIV/AIDS in Francophone Africa
30 January 2014 – ITF-affiliated civil aviation unions in Francophone Africa came together in Senegal on 20 and 21 January, to develop their skills in tackling HIV/AIDS. Twenty-six workers from 11 nations, including 10 women workers, attended the seminar. It was the first time that workers from...
January 30th, 2014 | Health and Safety, HR, ITF | Read More

ITF launches resource pack for tackling HIV/AIDS in ports worldwide

ITF launches resource pack for tackling HIV/AIDS in ports worldwide
The ITF HQ’s in London 8 July 2013 – The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) will release a new tool for unions fighting the negative effects of HIV/AIDS in the world’s ports today. The official launch will take place at the ITF dockers’ section conference in Chicago,...
July 8th, 2013 | Health and Safety, ITF, Ports & Terminals | Read More