De Beers Response to HIV/AIDS. 19 th June 2006 World Bank Group- CommDev Workshop. HIV/Aids Workplace programmes. Why do we do it?
19th June 2006
World Bank Group- CommDev Workshop
Why do we do it?
HIV/Aids is not only a business risk but a threat to sustainable development. In today’s global economy, a disease that has killed more than 30 million people is everyone’s problem … and every company’s responsibility.
ESTIMATED 4.8 MILLION TO 5.5 MILLION LIVING WITH HIV IN SA
EDUCATION AND TRAINING, PEER EDUCATORS
PREVENTION AND SERVICES:
VOLUNTARY COUNSELLING AND TESTING (VCT)
DISEASE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMME:
INFORMATION, WELLNESS & ART
WORKPLACE HIV/AIDS STRATEGY
NETWORK OF TRAINED SERVICE PROVIDERS
Including mine doctors and private practitioners
State or donor funded
And children in Debswana