HIV-Work Place Policy (WPP) Initiatives of GSA

In a democratic process, GSA short-listed as one of the “Sustainable Internal Mainstreaming in Local Entities  “SIMPLE”. SIMPLE project partners of INSA-India, Bangalore, Karnataka from UP and Baseline survey on HIV Workplace Policy (WPP) was conducted in the first week of April 2011. Attended SIMPLE India 1st NGO Heads Consultation on “Managing HIV and AIDS in the Workplace: Scaling up the response” at The Residency Hotel, M.P. Nagar, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh during 12th September 2011 to 14th September 2011 as one of the partners of INSA-India, Bangalore, Karnataka. Heads of participating NGOs (39 organizations from 7 states) especially Uttar Pradesh (UP) NGO heads, decided Global Science Academy (GSA) as a state representative from UP to become the Core Committee representative from UP for SIMPLE India project. Attended SIMPLE India 2nd NGO Heads Consultation on “Managing HIV and AIDS in the Workplace: Scaling up the response” at Hotel Shree Vatika, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh during 01st -2nd March 2012 and presented a PPT presentation titled, “Mobilizing/Enabling Environment on HIV/AIDS Workplace Policy:   GSA (Global Science Academy) Initiatives as Catalyzed by INSA-India” also shared, in detail, GSA’s experiences in context of HIV WPP RESOURCE MOBILIZATION CHAIR. GSA received following 31 books as part of ‘STOP AIDS NOW! Resource-pack’ in order to “an enabling working environment responsive to challenges of HIV and AIDS.” within partnering organizations:

  1. Together We Can
  2. UN System HIV Workplace Programmes HIV Prevention, Treatment and Care for UN System, Employees and their Families: UNAIDS BEST PRACTICES COLLECTION
  3. UNGASS Country Progress Report 2008 India (reporting period Jan 2006-Dec 2007)
  4. 08 UNAIDS Terminology Guidelines
  5. Supporting Community Action on AIDS in India Tamil
  6. A Pocket Guide to Adult HIV/AIDS Treatment Companion to a Guide to Primary Care of People with HIV/AIDS
  7. Gender, HIV/AIDS and Rights
  8. Towards Universal Access: Scaling up priority HIV/AIDS interventions in the health sector progress report April 2007
  9. Workplace HIV/AIDS Programs: An Action Guide to Managers
  10. National AIDS Control Organization With Type of Reporting Name and Address of Reporting Unit
  11. The AIDS 2008 Impact Report Evidence to Action
  12. Option & Challenges for Converging HIV and Sexual and Reproductive Health services in India: Finding from an assessment in Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Maharastra and Uttar Pradesh- June 2007
  13. Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS in Development and Humanitarian Programmes
  14. Mainstreaming HIV and AIDS in Sectors & Programmes: An Implementation Guide for National Responses
  15. The GTZ Approach to Mainstreaming AIDS: a low-cost complement to other strategies for scaling up the response to AIDS in developing countries
  16. Renewing our Voice: Code of Good Practice for NGOs Responding to HIV/AIDS
  17. The Millennium Development Goals Report 2006
  18. An ILO Code of Practice on HIV/AIDS and the World of Work
  19. Operational Guidelines for ART Centers March 2007
  20. HIV/AIDS Programmes Towards Universal Access by 2010
  21. Voluntary Counseling & Testing Operational Guidelines 2004
  22. Questions & Answers on HIV/AIDS and OI’s Strategic Aims
  23. National AIDS Control Programme Phase III 2006-2011
  24. Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS Global Crisis Global Action 2001 June
  25. State of the Art, AIDS and Economics July 2002
  26. Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS in Practice: A toolkit with a collection of resource, checklist and examples on CD ROM
  27. Supporting Community Action on AIDS in India English
  28. Supporting Community Action on AIDS in India Telgu
  29. AIDS Related stigma: Thinking Outside the Box: The Theological Challenge
  30. Operational Guide on Gender & HIV/AIDS: A Right Based Approach
  31. COLLAGE:
  • Greater Involvement of People Living with HIV/AIDS (GIPA) In National Response to HIV/AIDS in India
  • HIV Sentinel Surveillance and Estimation, 2006
  • AIDS Brief for Sectoral Planners and Managers
  • Support to Mainstreaming AIDS in Development
  • Action against AIDS in the workplace
  • Declarations:
  1. Private Sector declaration against HIV/AIDS Bangkok, July 2004
  2. Resolution adopted by General Assembly 60/262 Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS
  3. Sydney Declaration
  • TIPS For:
  1. ART & HIV
  2. ART Adherence
  3. Post Exposure Prophylaxis