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Preparedness, preventionand control of COVID-19 in prisons and other places of detention 2020

Preparedness, preventionand control of COVID-19 in prisons and other places of detention

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WHO

The guidance provides useful information to staff and health care providers working in prisons, and to prison authorities. It explains how to prevent and address a potential disease outbreak and stresses important human rights elements that must be respected in the response to COVID-19 in...

Tags: Health care professionals, Prisoners (ex-), Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Treatment
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Consolidated guideline on sexual and reproductive health and rights of women living with HIV - 2019

Consolidated Guideline on the sexual and reproductive health and rights of women living with HIV

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WHO

This document celebrates the wealth of fierce activism around our sexual and reproductive health and rights led by inspiring women living with HIV who are cracking the whip for the changes we want, which are long overdue. This work is characterized by being poorly funded, unrecognized and rarely...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Advocacy, Gender, Human rights, Monitoring and Evaluation, Reproductive health, Resource mobilisation, Sexual and reproductive health
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2019 EU DRUG MARKETS REPORT FROM THE EMCDDA AND EUROPOL

2019 EU Drug Markets Report from the EMCDDA and Europol

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) and European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (Europol)

This report provides a strategic and action-oriented analysis of the information available on Europe’s drug market. It uses a broad definition of the illicit drug market, encompassing the illicit production, trafficking, wholesale distribution and sale of controlled substances to the end user....

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Co-infections, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Stigma and discrimination, Treatment
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 HIV Testing, Monitoring Implementation of the Dublin Declaration on Partnership to fight HIV/AIDS in Europe and Central Asia: 2018 progress report

HIV Testing, Monitoring Implementation of the Dublin Declaration on Partnership to fight HIV/AIDS in Europe and Central Asia: 2018 progress report

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

This report presents the situation of HIV testing in Europe and Central Asia. It summarises data on implementation of national guidelines that shape HIV testing policies, the provision and uptake of HIV testing services in general and among key populations, and efforts being made to widen...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Epidemiology, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Research, Treatment
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HIV Outcomes - Good Practices in the Long-Term Care of People living with HIV: Learning from Country Experiences Germany and Romania 2019

HIV Outcomes - Good Practices in the Long-Term Care of People living with HIV: Learning from Country Experiences Germany and Romania

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HIV Outcomes

This report highlights some good practices in Germany including the introduction of quality-assured specialist services which provide excellent care to people with HIV.

Findings and good practices identified in Germany and Romania were presented in the European Parliament in November 2019...

Tags: Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Ageing with HIV, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Quality development and assurance
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HIV Outcomes Beyond Viral Suppression 2019

HIV Outcomes Beyond Viral Suppression

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The Lancet

In the era of modern antiretroviral therapy people living with HIV can expect to live a normal lifespan. However substantial barriers to accessing non-HIV related care exist and impact the wellbeing of this population.

Current targets for the HIV response focus on testing, treatment and...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, Global, Ageing with HIV, Care and support
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Partner notification in the European context, 2019

Partner Notification and Criminalisation

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Michael Krone, Executive Coordinator, AIDS Action Europe

Michael Krone, Executive Coordinator at AIDS Action Europe, presented at AAE's Member and Partner Meeting 2019 the topic partner notification in the European context, outlining its different backgrounds, different cultures and different history.

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Co-infections, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy
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Working with the media on HIV criminalisation, HIV Justice Network 2019

Working with the media on HIV criminalisation

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Edwin J Bernard, Executive Director, HIV Justice Network

Edwin J Bernard, Executive Director at HIV Justice Network and global co-ordinator of HIV JUSTICE WORLDWIDE, presented at the AIDS Action Europe Member and Partner Meeting 2019 why media matters in HIV criminalisation advocacy and how to work with media. 

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, Human rights, Media
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HIV CRIMINALISATION IN ENGLAND & WALES: GUIDELINES FOR POLICE & PROSECUTORS

Criminalisation in England and Wales: Guidelines for Police and Prosecutors

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Calum Douglas, Policy and Campaigns Officer at National AIDS Trust (NAT, UK)

Calum Douglas, Policy and Campaigns Officer at National AIDS Trust (NAT, UK) presented during the AIDS Action Europe Member and Partner Meeting 2019 NAT's good practice on how to improve legal guidance on prosecutions related to HIV and STI transmission.

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, WHO European region, Advocacy, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy
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