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Access to HCV related services in prison settings in Europe: A community perspective

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European AIDS Treatment Group (EATG)

In the frame of the Hepatitis Access Needs (HAND) project, the EATG conducted desk research and interviews in the area of access to services related to hepatitis C in prison settings across Europe. Here are a report of the results and a set of recommendations.

Tags: Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), WHO European region, Advocacy, Care and support, Co-infections, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Viral hepatitis
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The Global Criminalisation Scan Report 2010

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Global Network of People Living With HIV

This report gives a global overview of the extent to which criminal and other laws have been used to prosecute people living with HIV for HIV transmission and exposure. The full impact of these laws on the human rights of people living with HIV and on access to treatment, care and support has...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Gay men and other MSM, Injecting drug users (IDUs), Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, Sex workers, Women, Global, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Social issues
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An unlikely ending: ending AIDS by 2030 without sustainable funding for the community-led response

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

The 2016 NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB Report is entitled An unlikely ending: ending AIDS by 2030 without sustainable funding for the community-led response. This report provides an overview of the global consensus on the need for a well-resourced community response to HIV. It...

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Advocacy, Affordability, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Universal access
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Progress report on access to hepatitis C treatment. Focus on overcoming barriers in low- and middle-income countries

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World Healith Organization

Increased access to highly effective direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) for the treatment of infection with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) is revolutionizing the prospect of ending HCV epidemics. Globally, the number of people who initiated DAA-based treatment for HCV rose between 2015 and 2016, from...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Advocacy, Affordability, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Treatment, Universal access, Viral hepatitis
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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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Access to HCV related services in prison settings in Europe: A community perspective

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European AIDS Treatment Group (EATG)

The following report is a part of the research component and has been prepared by EATG members and associates. It covers the topic of HCV in the penitentiary system and consists of a general overview of the situation in the WHO Europe region and a more in-depth snapshot of six case countries....

Tags: NGOs, People who are/were in prisons, Prisoners (ex-), Central Asia, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Regional, Southern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Co-infections, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Prevention, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Universal access, Viral hepatitis
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European HIV Legal Forum

Accessing HIV prevention, testing, treatment care and support in Europe as a migrant with irregular status in Europe: A comparative 16-country legal survey

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European HIV Legal Forum

In the 2014-2015 project phase the European HIV Legal Forum produced a comparative legal report based on legal survey from 10 European countries (France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Serbia, Spain and the United Kingdom). In the latest project phase of 2016-2017, the...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Migrants, NGOs, Refugees, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Social issues, Universal access
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Analytical report based on the results ofthe study"Chemsex and drug use among MSM in Kyiv: new challenges", 2017

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Alliance.Global

The analytical report was prepared in the framework of the study "Chemsex and Drug Use among MSM in Kyiv: New Challenges", which was implemented by the public organization "ALLIANCE. GLOBAL". The purpose of the study was to find out how the use of drugs, psychotropic substances and / or certain...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Men having sex with men (MSM), NGOs, Eastern Europe, Harm reduction, Prevention, Sexual and reproductive health
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A Review of Community Health Worker (CHW) knowledge, attitudes and practices relating to the sexual health of MSM, including existing training materials and manuals in Europe and neighbouring countries

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Cinta Folch (CEEISCAT), Percy Fernández-Dávila (CEEISCAT), Jorge Palacio-Vieira (CEEISCAT), Maria Dutarte (EATG), Giulio Maria Corbelli (EATG), Koen Block (EATG)

As part of the ESTICOM (www.esticom.eu) project, a review of evidence on Community Health Workers’ (CHW) knowledge, attitudes and practices about the sexual health of MSM, including behaviour and lifestyle factors as well as the HIV/AIDS, STI and viral...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Health care professionals, LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), WHO European region, Capacity building, Care and support, Co-infections, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, Research, Sexual and reproductive health, STI's, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Viral hepatitis
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Right to Health

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UNAIDS

This report from UNAIDS, Right to health, highlights that the people most marginalized in society and most affected by HIV are still facing major challenges in accessing the health and social services they urgently need. However, the report also gives innovative examples of how...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, Gay men and other MSM, General public, LGBTI, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Sex workers, Women, Youth, Global, Epidemiology, Gender, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Policy, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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