[PDF] Positive corporate responses to HIV/AIDS: : a snapshot of large cap South African companies

Author: Dani Law, EIRIS [with thanks to Stephanie Maier], Published on: 30 November 2008

EIRIS’ latest report analyses the corporate response to HIV/AIDS of the top 40 large cap South African companies listed on the FTSE/JSE Top 40 Index. Key findings [include:] Companies perform well on HIV/AIDS strategy but performance on training is weaker; Over 90% of companies provide employee access to effective treatment & prevention programmes; Over 70% of companies provide HIV/AIDS prevention & treatment programmes to local communities; Mining and financial sectors have the most advanced strategies on HIV/AIDS. [refers to BHP Billiton, Gold Fields, Standard Bank]

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Related companies: BHP Billiton Gold Fields Standard Bank