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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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A Practical Toolkit Implementing Integrated Care Models for People Who Inject Drugs_web

A Practical Toolkit: Implementing Integrated Care Models for People Who Inject Drugs

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

The aim of the toolkit on Implementing Integrated Care Models for People Who Inject Drugs is to provide information on core recommendations and guidelines on how HIV, HCV and TB prevention and treatment activities could be integrated and combined with harm reduction measures to be effectively...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Harm reduction
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The Quality Improvement tools of Quality Action Implementation Guide - HIV combination prevention and chemsex interventions_cover_web

The Quality Improvement tools of Quality Action Implementation Guide: HIV combination prevention and chemsex interventions

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AIDS Action Europe (AAE)

This implementation guide aims to assist those interventions working on HIV combination prevention and chemsex in improving the quality of their project work

Phenomena such as the use of any combination of drugs such as crystal methamphetamine, mephedrone and/or other party drugs before...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Monitoring and Evaluation, Quality development and assurance
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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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Availability, Coverage and Barriers Towards Condom Provision in Prisons: A Review of the Evidence, 2019 HA-REACT

Availability, Coverage and Barriers Towards Condom Provision in Prisons: A Review of the Evidence

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Babak Moazen, Kate Dolan, Rebecca Bosworth, Priscilla N. Owusu, Peter Wiessner, Heino Stöver

Sexual contacts are an undeniable fact among prisoners around the world. However, policy makers and prison governors as well as medical services deny the existence of same-sex-activities in prisons. Homophobia is a global concept of denial of human variety of sexual identity. Once again the...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), WHO European region, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation
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Guideline on population size estimates of people who inject drugs and Harm Reduction coverage_web

Guideline on population size estimates of people who inject drugs and Harm Reduction coverage

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

The sole objective of this guideline is to summarize and educate about highly useful concepts for scaling up harm reduction in any country.

The Joint Action on HIV and Co-Infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT) is addressing the gaps that exist in the prevention of HIV and...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Harm reduction
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What is Harm Reduction for PWUD - HA-REACT Brochure

What is Harm Reduction for people who use drugs?

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European Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction, HA-REACT

This brochure explains what harm reduction is consisting of and how it benefits to people who use drugs, as well as their families and communities. 

Harm reduction acknowledges that people should not need to stop using drugs to receive help. Research shows that harm reduction decreases...

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, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction
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A survey on collaborative TB/HIV activities in countries of the WHO European Region

A survey on collaborative TB/HIV activities in countries of the WHO European Region

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Wolfheze working group on collaborative TB/HIV activities

Tuberculosis (TB) and HIV cause significant suffering in Europe. It is estimated that 27 000 patients have both diseases. The distribution of co-infected patients is heterogeneous in Europe. Collaborative activities are needed to take best care of those with TB/HIV co-infection.

This...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, WHO European region, Co-infections, Monitoring and Evaluation, Tubercolosis
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web pic Opioid Substitution Treatment in Custodial Settings. A Practical Guide

Przewodnik po Terapii Substytucyjnej w Jednostkach Penetencyarnych - Opioid Substitution Treatment in Custodial Settings. A Practical Guide

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A. Kastelic, J. Pont and H.Stӧver

The "Opioid Substitution Treatment in Custodial Settings. A Practical Guide” by A. Kastelic, J. Pont, H.Stӧver was translated into Polish and adopted to the Polish conditions during the workshop in November 2017. The Polish edition of the material has been enriched with: 

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Tags: Health care professionals, People who are/were in prisons, Policy makers, WHO European region, Harm reduction
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