You are here

General public

What you need to know about HIV testing.jpg

What you need to know about HIV testing

by
UNAIDS

This infomaterial created by UNAIDS to the World AIDS Day 2018 includes is focusing on HIV testing. Testing for HIV allows you to act, to seek HIV treatment if you are HIV-positive or to protect yourself if you are HIV-negative. Knowing your HIV status gives you the power to take control over...

Tags: General public, Global, Testing and counselling
Read more

Constructing an “HIV-Killer”: HIV Non-Disclosure and the Techniques of Vilification

by
Erica R. Speakman

The author analyzed government documents and publications, news items, and some court materials from a Canadian criminal case to identify patterns and common themes. The article outlines five vilification techniques used by authorities and reporters to characterize people living with HIV (PLHIV...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Media, Policy, Research, Stigma and discrimination
Read more

COBATEST Network: Community-Based Voluntary Counselling and Testing in Europe 2017 Report

by
Anna Conway, Laura Fernàndez López

The COBATEST Network seeks to standardise the collection of high-quality CBVCT data across Europe to support programming and improve services for CBVCT clients. This report presents the testing activity of 38 members from 16 European countries (Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, France, Italy...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, General public, Heterosexuals, Men having sex with men (MSM), Migrants, NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Sex workers, WHO European region, Monitoring and Evaluation, STI's, Testing and counselling
Read more
WHO Progress report Hepatitis.png

Progress report on access to hepatitis C treatment. Focus on overcoming barriers in low- and middle-income countries

by
World Healith Organization

Increased access to highly effective direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) for the treatment of infection with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) is revolutionizing the prospect of ending HCV epidemics. Globally, the number of people who initiated DAA-based treatment for HCV rose between 2015 and 2016, from...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Advocacy, Affordability, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Treatment, Universal access, Viral hepatitis
Read more
Making Media Work for HIV Justice

Making Media Work for HIV Justice

by
Positive Women’s Network - USA, on behalf of HIV JUSTICE WORLDWIDE

When it comes to the widely misunderstood, complex issue of HIV criminalisation, media can be a powerful tool–or a blunt-force weapon.

This resource is the latest addition to the HIV JUSTICE Toolkit, which provides...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Human rights, Media
Read more
Key Population Activist Toolkit on PrEP, 2018

Key Population Activist Toolkit on PrEP

by
International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC), with support from M∙A∙C AIDS FUND (MAF) and American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)

This toolkit equips community activists with the knowledge and skills they need to demand pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Global, Advocacy, Affordability, Laws and regulations, Policy, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, Research, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment as prevention (TasP), Universal access
Read more
Right to Health.png

Right to Health

by
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
Read more

Twitter News