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A review of research among black african communities affected by HIV in the UK and Europe

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A. Prost

There is a critical need to develop HIV prevention interventions with black African communities affected by HIV in Europe. This review aims to describe and summarise the literature on prevention interventions with African migrant communities affected by HIV in the UK and other European countries...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, People living with HIV (PLHIV), WHO European region, Gender, Social issues, Positive prevention
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Open heart House Guide to Services

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Open Heart House

This is a schedule outlining the services we offer to members each week at Open Heart House.

Tags: Ethnic minorities, People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Advocacy, Care and support, Positive prevention
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Open Heart House Brochure

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Open Heart House

Our brochure offers a brief overview of our mission and the different services available at Open Heart House.

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Ethnic minorities, Global, Positive prevention, Care and support, Advocacy
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Open Heart House Annual

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Open Heart House

Open Heart House's Annual Report for 2009.

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Ethnic minorities, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Advocacy
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Strategies to support the HIV-related needs of refugees and host populations. A joint publication of UNAIDS and UNHCR

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P. Spiegel, A. Miller, M. Schilperoord

This report presents an overview of the following area: possible links between displacement and the vulnerability of refugees to HIV infection and it describes the impact of HIV and various interventions for HIV prevention, treatment and care.

Tags: Refugees, Ethnic minorities, People living with HIV (PLHIV), (Undocumented) Migrants, Global, Care and support, Treatment, Prevention
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HIV/AIDS knowledge among Somali and Sudanese immigrants in Denmark

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J.V. Lazarus

This study explores the knowledge, attitudes and practices among Somali and Sudanese immigrants in Denmark with regard to HIV/AIDS and condom use. The study suggests that knowledge about HIV/AIDS is low in the two immigrant groups. The group receives little information, while condom knowledge is...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, (Undocumented) Migrants, Western Europe, Sexual education, Prevention, Social issues
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Called to Care No. 2: Making it happen. A guide to help your congregation do HIV/AIDS work

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L.Y. Steinitz

This toolkit consists of practical, action oriented booklets and mini-manuals on issues related to HIV/AIDS, designed for use by church leaders, especially in sub-Saharan Africa. The purpose of the materials is to support religious workers in coping with HIV/AIDS in their congregation. This...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, People living with HIV (PLHIV), (Undocumented) Migrants, Global, Care and support, Prevention, Social issues
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Called to Care No. 1: Positive Voices. Religious leaders living with of personally affected by HIV and AIDS

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G. Byamugisha, G. Williams eds.

This toolkit consists of practical, action oriented booklets and mini-manuals on issues related to HIV/AIDS, designed for use by church leaders, especially in sub-Saharan Africa. The purpose of the materials is to support religious workers in coping with HIV/AIDS in their congregation. This...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, People living with HIV (PLHIV), (Undocumented) Migrants, Global, Care and support, Positive prevention, Social issues
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A research-based tool for identifying and strengthening culturally competent and evaluation-ready HIV/AIDS prevention programs

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P. Vinh-Thomas, M.M. Bunch, J.J. Card

This article surveys the various ways that the concept of cultural competence has been studied, extends the concept to the field of HIV/AIDS prevention, and presents a simple-to-use instrument that operationalizes the concept for use with HIV/AIDS prevention programs. The article also explores...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, Health care professionals, Global, Prevention
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Choices. Sexual and reproductive health and rights in Europe

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W. Knerr, V. Rugg eds.

Journal of the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) European Network. This is the largest voluntary organizaton in the field of sexual and reproductive health and rights (women, minorities). This issue is about the HIV/AIDS epidemic in Europe, esp new EU-members & Russia, and...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Ethnic minorities, WHO European region, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Prevention
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