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The migration of an external and internal work force in this sector becomes one of the risk factors of HIV infection spread. Mobile populations are one of the risk groups because of the increased likelihood of having casual sex with commercial sex workers. Since 2010, the HIV, AIDS and STI prevention program in the workplace were implemented by the Mongolian Employer’s Federation under the support of the “Global Fund supported projects on HIV/AIDS and TB” and “HIV/AIDS prevention project in the mining sector” of the Asian Development Bank. In the framework of this program, a policy on HIV, AIDS and STI prevention in the mining and transport sector was developed to enhance participation of other sectors and this will be a good exemplar for those sectors. Voluntary and counseling testing program Since 2006, voluntary and counseling testing (VCT) centers were established and there are currently 47 sites conducting HIV testing free of charge. The activities of VCT centers have been standardized under one framework through the passing of bylaws and procedure guidelines by the Health Ministerial order 427 in 2011. In the last year, the number of people involved in the testing increased due to the improved and stabilized activities of VCT centers. This has resulted in an increased number of HIV tests, and an improvement of the the detection of HIV infection. Of all diagnosed HIV cases, 26.5% were diagnosed by VCT centers. Indicator 1.5 Percentage of women and men aged 15-49 who received an HIV test in the past 12 months and know their results

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