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Policy Brief: Reduction of HIV Transmission Through Drug Dependence Treatment

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World Health Organization

Evidence for action on HIV/AIDS and injecting drug use.

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), People living with HIV (PLHIV), NGOs, Global, Prevention, Policy, Harm reduction
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Policy Brief: Provision of Sterile Injecting Equipment to Reduce HIV Transmission

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World Health Organization

Evidence for action on HIV/AIDS and injecting drug use.

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Policy, Harm reduction, Prevention
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Policy Brief: Reduction of HIV Transmission Through Outreach

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World Health Organization

Evidence for action on HIV/AIDS and injecting drug use.

Tags: NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Policy, Harm reduction, Prevention
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Policy Brief: Antiretroviral Therapy and Injecting Drug Users

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World Health Organization

This policy brief reviews the evidence to date on providing antiretroviral (ARV) therapy to
HIV-positive injecting drug users.

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Policy, Harm reduction
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Step by Step: Problems and Solutions within IDU Communities/ Шаг за шагом: проблемы сообщества потребителей инъекционных наркотиков и пути их решения

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International HIV/AIDS Alliance

This guidance was developed by the International HIV/AIDS Alliance for organizations working with injecting drug users. It outlines a wide spectrum of possible modes of work with drug users from safer injecting recommendations to rehabilitation and resocialisation. The publication may be of use...

Tags: NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Harm reduction, Prevention
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Injection Drug Use – HIV and AIDS – Young People Recognizing the Linkages

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World AIDS Campaign, Youth Rise

Fact sheet on the linkages between HIV and AIDS, young people and injection drug use was developed in partnership by the World AIDS Campaign and Youth RISE.

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Youth, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Harm reduction, Prevention
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Opioid Substitution Treatment in Custodial Settings. A Practical Guide

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Andrej Kastelic, Jörg Pont, Heino Stöver

Prisons are not the right place for treating drug dependent men and women, and countries should develop policies for alternatives to imprisonment. As long as these alternatives have not been developed and implemented, prison authorities are faced with this specific population, in need of...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), People who are/were in prisons, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Treatment, Prevention
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Hepatitis C treatment access for IDUs: short overview of situation in Central and Eastern Europe

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Eurasian Harm Reduction Network (EHRN)

Report about HCV in Central and Eastern Europe. Data collected from 2006 - January 2007.

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Eastern Europe, Central Europe, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Co-infections
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