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Changing Perceptions. Talking about HIV and our relationships

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Positive Voices

This is one in a series of reports that brings a new focus to the diverse needs of people living with HIV today; blending personal stories with findings from Positive Voices – the largest, most representative survey of people with HIV to date. Through storytelling, people with HIV have brought...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Regional, Care and support, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Research, Social issues
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HIV Outcomes: Beyond Viral Suppression, Country Experiences, November 2018

HIV Outcomes Beyond Viral Suppression - Good Practices in the Long-Term Care of PHIV

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HIV Outcomes Initiative

These recommendations aim to inform and inspire policy- and decision-makers to develop and implement new approaches and policies that recognise HIV to be a long-term condition that poses significant challenges to health and well-being.

The HIV Outcomes initiative was created in response...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Treatment
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European Mapping of Harm Reduction Interventions in Prisons

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Anna Tarján, Gergely Horváth, Heino Stöver

Scientific literature about the situation of drug use and infectious diseases as well as institutional responses to them is limited, sporadic and heterogeneous in the European Countries. The research activity therefore covered the compilation of the existing bits and pieces of information of the...

Tags: Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Harm reduction, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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Out with it - HIV and other sexual health considerations for young men who have sex with men

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World Healith Organization

This document is collaboratively developed by MPact Global Action for Gay Men’s Health and Rights (formerly known as MSMGF) and the World Health Organization,  together with the United Nations Development Programme and the United Nations Population Fund. It is an updated, abbreviated adaptation...

Tags: LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Prevention, Testing and counselling
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10 Reasons Why Criminalization of HIV Exposure or Transmission Harms Women

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The ATHENA Network

This publication argues that applying criminal law to HIV exposure or transmission does nothing to address the epidemic of gender-based violence or the deep economic, social, and political inequalities that are at the root of women’s and girls’ disproportionate vulnerability to HIV.

Tags: NGOs, Policy makers, Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Sexual and reproductive health
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Criminal Law, Public Health and HIV Transmission: A Policy Options Paper

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UNAIDS

This publication from UNAIDS proposes principles to guide thinking about law and policy on criminal law and HIV, considers alternative to criminalization, and makes recommendations about appropriate use of criminal sanctions and coercive public health measures.

 

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Stigma and discrimination
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Constructing an “HIV-Killer”: HIV Non-Disclosure and the Techniques of Vilification

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Erica R. Speakman

The author analyzed government documents and publications, news items, and some court materials from a Canadian criminal case to identify patterns and common themes. The article outlines five vilification techniques used by authorities and reporters to characterize people living with HIV (PLHIV...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Media, Policy, Research, Stigma and discrimination
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Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of People Most Affected by HIV: The Right to Development

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

“Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of People Most Affected by HIV: The Right to Development” is the focus of the 2016 NGO Delegation Report to the Program Coordinating Board (PCB) of UNAIDS. The report is situated within the context of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for...

Tags: LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), Sex workers, Women, Global, Sexual and reproductive health
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MILES TO GO The reposnse to HIV in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

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UNAIDS

The HIV epidemic in eastern Europe and central Asia has grown by 30% since 2010, reflecting insufficient political commitment and domestic investment in national AIDS responses across much of the region. Regional trends depend a great deal on progress in the Russian Federation, which is home to...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Epidemiology, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues
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COBATEST Network: Community-Based Voluntary Counselling and Testing in Europe 2017 Report

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Anna Conway, Laura Fernàndez López

The COBATEST Network seeks to standardise the collection of high-quality CBVCT data across Europe to support programming and improve services for CBVCT clients. This report presents the testing activity of 38 members from 16 European countries (Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, France, Italy...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, General public, Heterosexuals, Men having sex with men (MSM), Migrants, NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Sex workers, WHO European region, Monitoring and Evaluation, STI's, Testing and counselling
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