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From shadows to light

From Shadows to Light: Advocacy for Children of HIV-Affected Key Populations

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The Coalition for Children Affected by AIDS

For many years now, the children of HIV-affected key populations—sex workers, transgender people, people who use drugs and gay men and other men who have sex with men—have remained in the shadows. Emerging information and anecdotal reports indicate that these children require special attention...

Tags: Youth, Global, Advocacy, Care and support, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Social issues
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Prevention gap report

Prevention Gap Report

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UNAIDS

This report by UNAIDS reveals concerning trends in new HIV infections among adults. The Prevention gap report shows that while significant progress is being made in stopping new HIV infections among children...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Sex workers, Global, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention
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PrEP Access in Europe

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PrEP in Europe Initiative

This report seeks to provide a snapshot of PrEP access and uptake across the European region based on what HIV organisations and community networks have witnessed so far. PEI retrieved this information about PrEP access by putting out a call to all members of EATG, a network with reach across...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Gay men and other MSM, General public, Health care professionals, Heterosexuals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), Migrants, NGOs, People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), Refugees, Sex workers, Tourists / travellers, Women, Youth, WHO European region, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention
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Hepatitis C in EECA

Hepatitis C in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Civil Society Response to the Epidemic

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Alliance for Public Health

The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of key aspects of the hepatitis C (HCV) epidemic and response in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA). It also outlines tools and activities for civil society organizations (CSOs) and community-based groups working on expanding access to HCV...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Affordability, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Viral hepatitis
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Hepatitis C among drug users in Europe

Hepatitis C among drug users in Europe: epidemiology, treatment and prevention

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA)

Hepatitis C among drug users in Europe: epidemiology, treatment and prevention provides a timely contribution to raising awareness of the hepatitis C epidemic in Europe and the opportunities now opening up to tackle this problem decisively. A state of the art review of the epidemiology of...

Tags: Injecting drug users (IDUs), People who use drugs (PUD), WHO European region, Affordability, Co-infections, Harm reduction, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Viral hepatitis
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Bridging the Gaps: Health and rights of key populations: engaging underserved key population in Kyrgyztan: what works?

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Dinara Magdybaeva, Aida Karipova, David Yanchinov

Within the framework of the programme “Bridging the Gaps: Health and rights of key populations”, operational research was conducted among people who inject drugs (PWID), sex workers (SW) and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, as well as outreach workers and managers of local...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Prisoners (ex-), Sex workers, Women, Youth, Central Asia, Advocacy, Affordability, Care and support, Co-infections, Inequalities in health, Monitoring and Evaluation, Research, Resource mobilisation, STI's, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Treatment as prevention (TasP), Viral hepatitis
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WHO Transgender people and HIV

Transgender people and HIV. Policy brief

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World Healith Organization

This technical brief summarizes essential information and existing WHO recommendations for HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care among transgender populations.

Tags: LGBTI, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Sex workers, Global, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Gender, Harm reduction, Human rights, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, Reproductive health, Sexual and reproductive health, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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European Drug Report 2016 - Trends and Developments

European Drug Report 2016: Trends and Developments

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA)

The Trends and Developments report presents a top-level overview of the drug phenomenon in Europe, covering drug supply, use and public health problems as well as drug policy and responses. Together with the online Statistical Bulletin, Country Overviews and Perspectives on Drugs, it makes up...

Tags: Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Harm reduction, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Prevention, Research, Treatment
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Global UNAIDS Update 2016

GLOBAL AIDS UPDATE 2016

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UNAIDS

UNAIDS recommends a Fast-Track approach: substantially increasing and frontloading investment over the next five years to accelerate scale-up and establish the momentum required to overcome within 15 years one of the greatest public health challenges in this generation.

The latest UNAIDS...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Care and support, Epidemiology, Research, Treatment
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Gay men and HIV/AIDS 2013 - Schwule Männer und HIV/AIDS 2013

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Jochen Drewes, Martin Kruspe

The 10th survey on the health-related behavior of gay men and other men who have sex with men provides two essential findings. Firstly, although a total of condom use has declined in recent years, but this fact cannot be equated with a decreasing HIV-protective behavior. Rather, other protective...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Youth, Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Care and support, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Prevention, Research, Sexual education, Social issues, STI's, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling
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