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Nondisclosure Prosecutions and HIV Prevention: Results From an Ottawa-Based Gay Men’s Sex Survey

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P. O’Byrne, A. Bryan, C. Woodyatt

This report details the relationships between nondisclosure prosecutions and STI/HIV testing practices. Only a minority of survey participants reported that HIV criminal prosecutions affected their willingness to get tested for HIV, or made them afraid to speak with nurses and physicians about...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Legislation
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Criminalization of Women Living with HIV: Non-Disclosure, Exposure and Transmission

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The International Community of Women Living with HIV

This publication seeks repeal of laws that criminalize non-intentional HIV exposure or transmission, and an end to laws that single out women living with HIV or people living with HIV for prosecution or increased punishment solely related to their HIV status. Argues criminal laws should only be...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Universal access
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Access to HCV related services in prison settings in Europe: A community perspective

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European AIDS Treatment Group (EATG)

In the frame of the Hepatitis Access Needs (HAND) project, the EATG conducted desk research and interviews in the area of access to services related to hepatitis C in prison settings across Europe. Here are a report of the results and a set of recommendations.

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, Advocacy, Care and support, Co-infections, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Viral hepatitis
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The Global Criminalisation Scan Report 2010

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Global Network of People Living With HIV

This report gives a global overview of the extent to which criminal and other laws have been used to prosecute people living with HIV for HIV transmission and exposure. The full impact of these laws on the human rights of people living with HIV and on access to treatment, care and support has...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Gay men and other MSM, Injecting drug users (IDUs), Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, Sex workers, Women, Global, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Social issues
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An unlikely ending: ending AIDS by 2030 without sustainable funding for the community-led response

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

The 2016 NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB Report is entitled An unlikely ending: ending AIDS by 2030 without sustainable funding for the community-led response. This report provides an overview of the global consensus on the need for a well-resourced community response to HIV. It...

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Advocacy, Affordability, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Universal access
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Women and the Criminalization of HIV Non-Disclosure

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Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

This publication outlines the history of HIV prosecutions against women in Canada and why criminalization is bad for women. Includes recommendations for reform.

Tags: LGBTI, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Sex workers, Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Research, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues
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Body politics: a primer on criminalization of sexuality and reproduction

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Amnesty International

This primer is one component of Amnesty International’s Body Politics: Criminalization of Sexuality and Reproduction series. It aims to motivate and equip the organization’s global movement to challenge unjust criminalization of sexuality and reproduction in local, national, regional and...

Tags: LGBTI, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Sex workers, Women, Youth, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Reproductive health, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education
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Making Media Work for HIV Justice

Making Media Work for HIV Justice

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Positive Women’s Network - USA, on behalf of HIV JUSTICE WORLDWIDE

When it comes to the widely misunderstood, complex issue of HIV criminalisation, media can be a powerful tool–or a blunt-force weapon.

This resource is the latest addition to the HIV JUSTICE Toolkit, which provides...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Human rights, Media
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Guide to funding mechanisms for harm-reduction programmes in European Union Member States

Guide to funding mechanisms for harm-reduction programmes in European Union Member States

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

This guide outlines funding sources and mechanisms for programmes that provide harm reduction and other health services to people who inject drugs (PWID) in the European Union. It covers funding sources ranging from municipalities to international organisations and private donors. The document...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), WHO European region, Advocacy, Care and support, Harm reduction
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