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HIV and the Criminal Code, HIV Nordic 2019

HIV and the Criminal Code in the Nordic Countries

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Sini Pasanen, Executive Director at Positiiviset ry, HivFinland

Sini Pasanen, Executive Director at Positiiviset ry, HivFinland and AIDS Action Europe's (AAE) Steering Committee Chair, presented at the AAE Member and Partner Meeting 2019 the work around HIV transmission and exposure criminalization in the Nordic Countries.

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Northern Europe, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation
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The European HIV Legal Forum and preliminary findings of the HIV-criminalization project

The European HIV Legal Forum – Criminalization of HIV-transmission, exposure and non-disclosure

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AIDS Action Europe

Ferenc Bagyinszky, Project Coordinator at AIDS Action Europe, presented during AIDS Action Europe's Member and Partner Meeting 2019 the European HIV Legal Forum and preliminary findings of its HIV-criminalization project.

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Affordability, Co-infections, Inequalities in health, Migration, STI's
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HIV Justice Network Presentation 2019 on HIV Criminalisation

HIV Criminalisation in the WHO European region and around the world

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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 AIDS Action Europe Member and Partner Meeting 2019 a broad overview of HIV‐criminal laws and unjust applications of general criminal laws to people living with HIV.

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Stigma and discrimination
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2019 Global AIDS Update

Global AIDS update 2019: Communities at the centre

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UNAIDS

Defending rights, breaking barriers, reaching people with HIV services

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Gay men and other MSM, Health care professionals, Heterosexuals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), Refugees, Sex workers, Women, Youth, Global, Epidemiology, Inequalities in health, Monitoring and Evaluation
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EU Delegations Unwrapped: A Practical Guide for CSO Engagement with EUDs 2019

EU Delegations Unwrapped: A Practical Guide for CSO Engagement with EUDs

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CONCORD: European NGO Confederation for Relief and Development

The handbook provides an overview of the EUDs’ structure and areas of focus, suggesting how to effectively approach EUDs and strategise a medium- to long-term mutually beneficial engagement with them. The handbook is a practical and accessible tool, which can be easily shared and disseminated....

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), WHO European region, Laws and regulations
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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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Strategic Framework of AIDS Action Europe 2018-2021 - Stronger Together

Strategic Framework of AIDS Action Europe - STRONGER TOGETHER 2018-2021

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AIDS Action Europe

The AAE Steering Committee has defined an overall strategy and clear agenda spanning 2018-2021
that align AAE’s work with these growing concerns. Through this, we will strengthen our response
to the epidemic, maintain our commitments and provide a framework in which we can prioritise...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Capacity building, Monitoring and Evaluation
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Public health guidance on active case finding of communicable diseases in prison settings 2018

Public health guidance on active case finding of communicable diseases in prison settings

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA)

This document provides EU/EEA Member States with evidence-based scientific advice on active case finding options. These options can be applied to the planning and implementation of interventions that promote the early diagnosis of communicable diseases in prison settings.

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, Policy makers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Care and support, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Testing and counselling, Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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“Good news for people living with HIV” (Хорошие новости для людей с ВИЧ)

Poster "Good News for people living with HIV"

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International Treatment Preparedness Coalition

People who are diagnosed with HIV are vulnerable. Being diagnosed with HIV has effects on self-behavior and behavior within the society. People living with HIV could feel isolated and are in need of support, given the fact that prejudice and ignorance exists regarding HIV-infections.

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Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Ageing with HIV, Care and support, HIV and labor, Positive prevention, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Stigma and discrimination, Work and HIV
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Empfehlungen zur Vergabe von Drogenkonsumutensilien

Recommendations for the distribution of utensils for drug use

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Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe

This publication discribes standards for the distribution of drug consumption utensils for different institutions. In addition, recommendations for documentation, work safety and employees qualification are formulated.

In connection with the much higher prevalence and the easy...

Tags: Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Prevention
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