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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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Toolkit for MSM Checkpoints

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EURO HIV EDAT project, Matthias Kuske

A Working Group of Checkpoints from all over Europe developed an interactive Toolkit for community-based, voluntary counselling and testing (CBVCT) services targeting men who have sex with men (MSM). This Toolkit is part of the Euro HIV EDAT (Early HIV Diagnosis And Testing in Europe,...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Health care professionals, LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), NGOs, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Affordability, Capacity building, Care and support, Co-infections, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Media, Monitoring and Evaluation, Quality development and assurance, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, STI's, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment
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Women who inject drugs and HIV: Addressing specific needs. Policy Brief

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United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

This policy brief aims to promote the realization of gender equality and human rights in terms of an effective harm reduction response to HIV for women who inject drugs in community and prison settings. It outlines a framework to achieve that goal which focuses on improving the availability,...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Policy, Stigma and discrimination, Work and HIV
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WHO EUROPE Viral Hepatitis

Action plan for the health sector response to viral hepatitis in the WHO European Region

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World Healith Organization

This is the first Action plan for the health sector response to viral hepatitis in the WHO European Region. It is aligned with both the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and Health 2020, the European policy for health and well-being. This new Action plan addresses all five hepatitis...

Tags: General public, WHO European region, Advocacy, Epidemiology, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Prevention, Viral hepatitis
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