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European Drug Report 2020: Key Issues

European Drug Report 2020: Key Issues

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA)

This report, available in 24 languages, presents a summary of some the main findings of the 'European Drug Report 2020: Trends and Developments the EMCDDA’s latest analysis of the drug situation in Europe. The issues selected here have been chosen for their policy relevance and general interest...

Tags: Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Capacity building, Care and support, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Quality development and assurance, Social issues, STI's, Stigma and discrimination
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European Drug Report 2020 Trends and Developments

European Drug Report 2020: Trends and Developments

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA)

This report provides a comprehensive analysis of patterns emerging across Europe in the areas of drug supply, illicit drug use and associated public health problems. National data sets are also provided across these themes and on key harm-reduction interventions. The report is available in...

Tags: Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), WHO European region, Epidemiology, Harm reduction
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2020 Global AIDS Update ⁠— Seizing the moment ⁠— Tackling entrenched inequalities to end epidemics

2020 Global AIDS Update ⁠— Seizing the moment ⁠— Tackling entrenched inequalities to end epidemics

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UNAIDS

UNAIDS report on the global AIDS epidemic shows that 2020 targets will not be met because of deeply unequal success; COVID-19 risks blowing HIV progress way off course. Missed targets have resulted in 3.5 million more HIV infections and 820 000 more AIDS-related deaths since 2015 than if the...

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, Advocacy, Affordability, Ageing with HIV, Capacity building, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Gender, Harm reduction, HIV and labor, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Media, Migration, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Positive prevention, Post-exposure prophylaxis (PeP), Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, Quality development and assurance, Reproductive health, Research, Resource mobilisation, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Social issues, STI's, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Treatment as prevention (TasP), Tubercolosis, Universal access, Viral hepatitis, Work and HIV
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AFEW International Report "Interruption and Innovation"

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AFEW International

AFEW International released the COVID-19 report “Interruption and Innovation” with an overview of disruptions of and responses to prevention, treatment and care for key populations at risk for HIV, TB and viral hepatitis due to Covid-19 in Eastern Europe and...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Affordability, Capacity building, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Gender, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Media, Migration, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, Resource mobilisation, Sexual and reproductive health, STI's, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Treatment as prevention (TasP), Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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A brief guide to monitoring anti-trans violence. 2020

A brief guide to monitoring anti-trans violence

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Transgender Europe (TGEU)

On this International Trans Day of Visibility (TDoV), TGEU, in collaboration with partner organisations, is publishing the booklet “A brief guide to monitoring anti-trans violence” in English...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Advocacy
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Policy Demands: The impact of COVID-19 on sex workers in Europe and Central Asia and recommendations for Policy Makers 2020

Policy Demands: The impact of COVID-19 on sex workers in Europe and Central Asia and recommendations for Policy Makers

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International Committee on the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe (ICRSE)

The International Committee on the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe (ICRSE), a network of more than 100 organisations supporting sex workers has published its demands to European...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Sex workers, Global, Advocacy, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations
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What people living with HIV need to know about HIV and COVID-19, 2020

What people living with HIV need to know about HIV and COVID-19

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UNAIDS

COVID-19 is a serious disease and all people living with HIV should take all recommended preventive measures to minimize exposure to, and prevent infection by, the virus that causes COVID-19. As in the general population, older people living with HIV or people living with HIV with heart or lung...

Tags: Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Co-infections, Treatment
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Spotlight — HIV–related discrimination against women and girls 2020

Spotlight: HIV–related discrimination against women and girls

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UNAIDS

Across the world, gender inequality, violence, poverty and insecurity continue to stoke excessive HIV risk among women and girls, especially those in marginalized and excluded communities.

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Care and support, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Stigma and discrimination, Treatment
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Femifesto 2020

Femifesto in Support of Sex Workers’ Rights

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info@sexworkeurope.org

The signatories of this online manifesto, who are women’s rights, feminist, and sex workers’ rights organisations and collectives, express support for sex workers’ self-determination and the recognition of sex work as work. With women’s rights, reproductive rights and gender equality threatened...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Sex workers, Global, Advocacy, Gender, Policy, Stigma and discrimination
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CIVIL SOCIETY MONITORING OF HARM REDUCTION IN EUROPE, 2019

Civil Society Monitoring of Harm Reduction in Europe, 2019

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Correlation – European Harm Reduction Network (C-EHRN)

This monitoring report covers certain areas of drug policy and practice produced by Correlation – European Harm Reduction Network (C-EHRN). The purpose of this report is to enrich the information and knowledge base of harm reduction interventions in Europe from the viewpoint of civil society...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Viral hepatitis
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