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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...

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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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Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT)

Leaflet: Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT)

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Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT)

This leaflet discribes the three-year project, which was launched in late 2015 with core funding from the European Union (EU), and is being implemented by 23 partners representing 18 EU Member States.

The overall aim of HA-REACT is to significantly contribute to the elimination of HIV and...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, Harm reduction
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AIDS Action Europe Strategic Framework 2015-2017

AAE Strategic Framework 2015-2017: Continuity and Innovation - Towards a more effective Response to HIV

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© AIDS Action Europe c/o Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe e.V.

The AAE Steering Committee has defined an overall strategy and clear agenda spanning 2015–2017 that align AAE’s work with growing concerns. Through this, we will strengthen our response to the epidemic, maintain our commitments and provide a framework in which we can prioritise our actions....

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Follow-Up Report on the Continued Impact of Sars-Cov-2/Covid-19 Pandemic on Member Organisations within AIDS Action Europe Network

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AIDS Action Europe

Last year AAE conducted a survey among its member organizations about the affect of the COVID-19 pandemic on their sevices and finances and published "Impact of the...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Gay men and other MSM, General public, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), Migrants, NGOs, Refugees, Sex workers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Affordability, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Testing and counselling, Treatment
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2021 UNAIDS Global AIDS Update — Confronting inequalities — Lessons for pandemic responses from 40 years of AIDS

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UNAIDS

The UNAIDS Global AIDS Update 2021 highlights evidence that people living with HIV are more vulnerable to COVID-19, but that widening inequalities are preventing them from accessing COVID-19 vaccines and HIV services.  The report shows how COVID-19 lockdowns and other restrictions have badly...

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policy brief prisons 2020

Policy Brief on Access to HIV-, Viral Hepatitis-, and TB-Services for People in Prison and Other Closed Settings

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AIDS Action Europe

In 2019 the European HIV Legal Forum (EHLF) produced a comparative legal report on access to HIV-, viral hepatitis-, and TB-services for...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), WHO European region, Advocacy, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy
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UNAIDS data 2020

UNAIDS DATA 2020

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UNAIDS

With the end of 2020 approaching, the latest data from countries show both progress and challenges. As the complex reality of HIV epidemics is increasingly understood, more HIV responses are sharpening their ability to identify gaps and develop strategies to reach people who are being left...

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, Affordability, Capacity building, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Gender, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Reproductive health, Research, Resource mobilisation, STI's, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Treatment as prevention (TasP)
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Rights in the time of COVID-19 — Lessons from HIV for an effective, community-led response, 2020

Rights in the time of COVID-19 — Lessons from HIV for an effective, community-led response

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UNAIDS

We are facing an unpredictable and highly dynamic situation as a global community. However, as we have seen from the solidarity, support and power of communities in the HIV epidemic and already in communities responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, the response must not be fear and stigma. 

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Human rights
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