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EU Delegations Unwrapped: A Practical Guide for CSO Engagement with EUDs 2019

EU Delegations Unwrapped: A Practical Guide for CSO Engagement with EUDs

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CONCORD: European NGO Confederation for Relief and Development

The handbook provides an overview of the EUDs’ structure and areas of focus, suggesting how to effectively approach EUDs and strategise a medium- to long-term mutually beneficial engagement with them. The handbook is a practical and accessible tool, which can be easily shared and disseminated....

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), WHO European region, Laws and regulations
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Do and Don't of sex worker involvement. 2019

Do's and Dont's of sex worker involvement

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ex Workers’ Rights Advocacy Network (SWAN)
Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Sexual and reproductive health
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HA-REACT Policy Brief WP7 - Integrated care

Policy Brief: Improving the delivery of integrated services for people who inject drugs

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

The risk of HIV, viral hepatitis and TB among people who use drugs (PWID) is many times greater than that of the general population. Delivering integrated care and improving linkage to care can reduce costs; improve quality of care, health outcomes and quality of life; and ultimately save lives...

Tags: Migrants, Policy makers, Global, Care and support
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European Alliance for Responsible R&D and Affordable Medicines: Joint Declaration

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European Alliance for Responsible R&D and Affordable Medicines

In Europe and worldwide, the price of new medicines is rising year on year, especially where there is no therapeutic alternative. As a result, treatment for life-threatening infections and diseases, like HIV/AIDS, cancer and hepatitis C, are increasingly unaffordable for both individuals and...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Affordability, Care and support, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations
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Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS: On the Fast - Track to Accelerate the Fight against HIV and to End the AIDS Epidemic by 2030

Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS: On the Fast-Track to Accelerate the Fight against HIV and to End the AIDS Epidemic by 2030

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United Nations General Assembly

The document consists of new goals, targets and commitments of the 2016 United Nations General Assembly Political Declaration on Ending AIDS. Countries have agreed to a historic and urgent agenda to accelerate efforts towards ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030. The Political Declaration provides a...

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Policy
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TUBIDU Policy Brief: Empowering the Public Health System and Civil Society to Fight the Tuberculosis Epidemic among Vulnerable Groups

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TUBIDU, a European Commission Health Programme funded project

People who inject drugs (PWID) are at high risk of contracting tuberculosis (TB), whether or not
they are infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The higher risk of TB observed
in PWID is usually the result of associated HIV infection, but it is often more prevalent...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Prevention, Treatment, Tubercolosis
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Guide to funding mechanisms for harm-reduction programmes in European Union Member States

Guide to funding mechanisms for harm-reduction programmes in European Union Member States

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

This guide outlines funding sources and mechanisms for programmes that provide harm reduction and other health services to people who inject drugs (PWID) in the European Union. It covers funding sources ranging from municipalities to international organisations and private donors. The document...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), WHO European region, Advocacy, Care and support, Harm reduction
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Diverse, Resilient, Powerful. Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies’. Infographics

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The International Committee on the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe (ICRSE)

To mark the 2018 International Women’s Day, ICRSE published the final element of its Intersection Series: ‘Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies’....

Tags: LGBTI, Migrants, Sex workers, Women, WHO European region, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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Diverse, Resilient, Powerful. Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies

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The International Committee on the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe (ICRSE)

To mark the 2018 International Women’s Day, ICRSE published the final element of its Intersection Series: ‘Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies’....

Tags: LGBTI, Migrants, Sex workers, Women, WHO European region, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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Conference program "HIV in Eastern Europe - an undetected epidemy?"

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Aktionsbündnis gegen AIDS, Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe

The countries of the former Soviet Union are one of the few regions in the world where new HIV infections continue to grow. At the end of 2015 in the Russian Federation, the number of officially registered people living with HIV reached one million. Two-thirds of new infections in Europe occur...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Prisoners (ex-), Refugees, Sex workers, Eastern Europe, Prevention, Sexual and reproductive health
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