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2019 Global AIDS Update

Global AIDS update 2019: Communities at the centre

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UNAIDS

Defending rights, breaking barriers, reaching people with HIV services

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Gay men and other MSM, Health care professionals, Heterosexuals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), Refugees, Sex workers, Women, Youth, Global, Epidemiology, Inequalities in health, Monitoring and Evaluation
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International Guidelines on Human Rights and Drug Policy

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Global Partnership on Drug Policies and Development; Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs; and the United Nations Development Programme

Drug control intersects with much of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the UN Member State pledge to leave no one behind. In line with the 2030 Agenda, the UNDP Strategic Plan 2018-2021 and the HIV, Health and Development Strategy 2016-2021: Connecting the Dots, the International...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Global, Harm reduction, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy
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Working with the media on HIV criminalisation, HIV Justice Network 2019

Working with the media on HIV criminalisation

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Edwin J Bernard, Executive Director, HIV Justice Network

Edwin J Bernard, Executive Director at HIV Justice Network and global co-ordinator of HIV JUSTICE WORLDWIDE, presented at the AIDS Action Europe Member and Partner Meeting 2019 why media matters in HIV criminalisation advocacy and how to work with media. 

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 living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), Refugees, Sex workers, Tourists / travellers, Women, Youth, Global, Human rights, Media
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People on the move - key to ending AIDS

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

The 2018 NGO Delegation Report to the UNAIDS PCB explores certain key global trends: increasing diversity and complexity of human mobility, the increased prominence of women on the move, the shift in our health paradigm towards a more positive appreciation of development and people on the move,...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Migrants, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Refugees, Tourists / travellers, Global, Advocacy, Capacity building, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Prevention, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination
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The UNAIDS we need must leave no one behind: getting to zero includes all of us (the 10–10–10)

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

The 2017 NGO Delegation Report to the UNAIDS PCB, The UNAIDS we need must leave no one behind: Getting to zero includes all of us (the 10–10–10), seeks to highlight the inequity and neglect faced by individuals and communities that are disproportionately affected by HIV and have long...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Gay men and other MSM, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), Migrants, Prisoners (ex-), Refugees, Sex workers, Global, Affordability, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Policy, Prevention, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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HIV disclosure without consent linked to increased risk of verbal and physical violence against women living with HIV in Metro Vancouver, British Columbia

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D. Barreto, A. Krüsi, F. Ranville, H.Safford,, S. Pooyak, M. Braschel, J. Shoveller, K. Shannon.

This study examines the prevalence and correlates of violence against women living with HIV due to HIV status in Metro Vancouver and examines the particular impact of non-voluntary HIV disclosure. Found that WLWH who had their HIV status disclosed without consent had 5-fold increased risk of...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Research, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues
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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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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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