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2021 UNAIDS Global AIDS Update — Confronting inequalities — Lessons for pandemic responses from 40 years of AIDS

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UNAIDS

The UNAIDS Global AIDS Update 2021 highlights evidence that people living with HIV are more vulnerable to COVID-19, but that widening inequalities are preventing them from accessing COVID-19 vaccines and HIV services.  The report shows how COVID-19 lockdowns and other restrictions have badly...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, General public, Heterosexuals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Youth, Caucasus, Central Asia, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Global, Northern Europe, Regional, Southern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Affordability, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Research, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Treatment as prevention (TasP)
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Sex Work and HIV in Europe. Advocacy Tool Kit

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ICRSE. EATG

ICRSE and EATG publish a series of resources on ‘Sex Work and HIV Prevention’. These resources, available as a tool kit, aim to provide key information to sex workers and HIV activists as well as policy makers, and to re-affirm community and international recommendations.

Tags: Sex workers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, HIV and labor, Migration
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Civil Society Monitoring of Harm Reduction in Europe 2020 Data Report

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Correlation European Harm Reduction Network

The second civil society-led monitoring re-port produced by Correlation - European Harm Reduction Network (C-EHRN) aims at enriching the information and knowledge base of harm reduction interventions in Europe from the viewpoint of civil society organisations. More than one hundred organisations...

Tags: Injecting drug users (IDUs), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, Co-infections, Harm reduction, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis in the EU/EEA and the UK: implementation, standards and monitoring

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)

This operational guidance document provides practical recommendations and key considerations to inform the development and implementation of PrEP programmes at national and sub-national levels throughout the EU/EEA.

The document begins with key considerations for PrEP implementation in...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Health care professionals, LGBTI, Refugees, Women, Youth, Central Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, Monitoring and Evaluation, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education
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COVID-19 AND PEOPLE WHO USE DRUGS Essential interventions to save lives and protect people

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The Pompidou Group of the Council of Europe, Correlation – European Harm Reduction Network

The publication by the Pompidou Group of the Council of Europe and Correlation – European Harm Reduction Network gives a voice to people who use drugs and other marginalised and underserved communities, as well as health and social workers delivering services under challenging conditions to...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, Harm reduction
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Brochure: Used and discarded injection equipment

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HA-REACT - Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction

The Croatian organisation FLIGHT carries out activities to remove discarded needles and syringes by people who inject drugs from the environment in the City of Zagreb and the Zagreb County.

This brochure was created to inform people if they find discarded needles and syringes andin this...

Tags: Health care professionals, Southern Europe, Harm reduction
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Harm Reduction Services in Synergy between Institutions and NGOs. The Croatian Experience

Harm Reduction Services in Synergy between Institutions and NGOs: The Croatian Experience

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HA-REACT Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction

Harm Reduction is a public health approach focused on people who use drugs, primarily on people who inject drugs. This video introduces how NGOs and public health institutions in Croatia collaborate to reduce harm for people who use drugs and how harm reduction services benefit to people who use...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Southern Europe, Advocacy, Care and support, Harm reduction, Laws and regulations
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SUMMARY OF THE 2nd PERIODIC TECHNICAL REPORT JOINT ACTION ON HIV AND CO-INFECTION PREVENTION AND HARM REDUCTION

SUMMARY OF THE 2ND PERIODIC TECHNICAL REPORT FOR THE JOINT ACTION ON HIV AND CO-INFECTION PREVENTION AND HARM REDUCTION (HA-REACT)

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Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT)

This publication summarizes activities of the Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT), which were carried out in the time from October 2016 to September 2017.

The HA-REACT addresses existing gaps in the prevention of HIV and other co-infections,...

Tags: Injecting drug users (IDUs), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, Harm reduction, Monitoring and Evaluation
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