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Street Support Good Practice Collection

Street Support Good Practice Collection

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Street Support Good Practice Collection

The Street Support Good Practice Collection addresses social services, including social entrepreneurs and adult trainers, municipalities and local governments. The Collection wants to make a substantial contribution to improve current service provision for people who use drugs and/or alcohol in...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction
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Declaration of Sexual Rights 2014

Declaration of Sexual Rights

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World Association for Sexual Health (WAS)

The WAS Declaration of Sexual Rights was originally proclaimed at the 13th World Congress of Sexology in Valencia, Spain in 1997 and then, in 1999, a revision was approved in Hong Kong by the WAS General Assembly and then reaffirmed in the WAS Declaration: Sexual Health for the Millenium (2008...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, Global, Sexual and reproductive health
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International Guidelines on Human Rights and Drug Policy_web_cover

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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Report on the health of refugees and migrants in the WHO European Region_web

Report on the health of refugees and migrants in the WHO European Region

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World Health Organization 2018

This report creates an evidence base with the aim of catalysing progress towards developing and promoting migrant-sensitive health systems in the 53 Member States of the WHO European Region and beyond. This report seeks to illuminate the causes, consequences and responses to the health needs and...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, General public, Health care professionals, Migrants, NGOs, Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Inequalities in health, Migration
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Global Tuberculosis Report 2018

Global tuberculosis report 2018

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World Health Organization (WHO)

WHO has published a global TB report every year since 1997. The main aim of the report is to provide a comprehensive and up-to-date assessment of the TB epidemic, and of progress in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the disease at global, regional and country levels. This is done in the...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Epidemiology, Monitoring and Evaluation, Tubercolosis
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Public health guidance on active case finding of communicable diseases in prison settings 2018

Public health guidance on active case finding of communicable diseases in prison settings

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA)

This document provides EU/EEA Member States with evidence-based scientific advice on active case finding options. These options can be applied to the planning and implementation of interventions that promote the early diagnosis of communicable diseases in prison settings.

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, Policy makers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Care and support, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Testing and counselling, Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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“Good news for people living with HIV” (Хорошие новости для людей с ВИЧ)

Poster "Good News for people living with HIV"

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International Treatment Preparedness Coalition

People who are diagnosed with HIV are vulnerable. Being diagnosed with HIV has effects on self-behavior and behavior within the society. People living with HIV could feel isolated and are in need of support, given the fact that prejudice and ignorance exists regarding HIV-infections.

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Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Ageing with HIV, Care and support, HIV and labor, Positive prevention, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Stigma and discrimination, Work and HIV
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HIV/AIDS surveillance in Europe 2017 - 2016 data surveillance report

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ECDC, WHO

Although HIV is preventable through effective public health measures, significant HIV transmission continues in Europe. In 2016, 29 444 people were diagnosed with HIV in the 31 countries of the EU/EEA, with a rate of 5.9 per 100 000. The rate was higher among men than women (8.9 versus 2.6 cases...

Tags: General public, LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), WHO European region, Media, Research, Sexual and reproductive health, STI's, Stigma and discrimination
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Pharmaceutical pricing and reimbursement reform in Kyrgyzstan

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WHO

This report explores the causes of high out-of-pocket (OOP) payments for outpatient medicines in Kyrgyzstan and develops policy recommendations to reduce them. The analysis consisted of a review of current reimbursement mechanisms and an assessment of their ability to protect the Kyrgyz...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, Central Asia, Affordability, Care and support, Laws and regulations, Legislation
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HIV Positive Detainees and Access to Social Rights

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Centre for Life

This paper is based on the outcomes of a study conducted by the Social and the Legal Department of Center for Life from March 2016 until December 2016 at the following detention centers: • Detainees’ Hospital of Korydallos • Women’s Department of the Korydallos Detention Center • Detention...

Tags: General public, LGBTI, 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, Southern Europe, Advocacy, Care and support, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Positive prevention, Stigma and discrimination, Work and HIV
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