What makes workplace HIV/Aids initiatives effective?

Workplace HIV/Aids programmes are helping in the fight against the disease, according to the latest study commissioned by the International Labour Organisation (ILO).

702's Azania Mosaka spoke to Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) chief investigator Prof Nancy Phaswana-Mafuya about what makes HIV and Aids workplace initiatives effective.

Listen to the conversation below:

75% of workplaces surveyed provided verifiable evidence of increased HIV knowledge... What has worked for the increased knowledge was management commitment in terms of resource allocation.

Prof Nancy Phaswana-Mafuya, HSRC researcher

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