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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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Prison training report HA-REACT 2019

Opioid Substitution Treatment and harm reduction training report: challenges for prisons and the criminal justice system

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

The overall objective of the training was to improve the knowledge of health and social sector personnel working in prisons to help them implement effective OST programs in their countries, looking at the wider harm reduction agenda and at the continuity of care for prisoners who use drugs, who...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Policy, Viral hepatitis
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Simplifying models of care for treating hepatits C in people who inject drugs - web pic - HA-REACT 2019

Simplifying models of care for treating hepatits C in people who inject drugs

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

In this review, we use model of care (MoC) to signify a setting-specific framework that outlines how to provide PWID with relevant services and interventions throughout the HCV cascade of care. Four key questions are critical to simplify models of care for treating hepatitis C in people who use...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Policy, Viral hepatitis
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Good practice examples of hepatitis C interventions by organisations providing harm reduction services in Europe 2019

Good practice examples of hepatitis C interventions by organisations providing harm reduction services in Europe

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Correlation – European Harm Reduction Network

In 2018, Correlation – European Harm Reduction Network (C-EHRN) collected the experiences of 90 organisations from all over Europe related to their viral Hepatitis C activities.
The examples presented here were chosen by a review committee based on a questionnaire and an interview...

Tags: NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Harm reduction
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Investigation Guidance relating to the Criminal Transmission of HIV for police forces in England, Wales and Northern Ireland

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National AIDS Trust

 This Guidance developed by the Niational AIDs Trust aims to end inappropriate police investigations and ensure, when they are considered necessary, that police forces and officers investigate allegations of criminal HIV transmission in a way which is:

  • consistent with CPS prosecution
  • ...
Tags: NGOs, Policy makers, Regional, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy
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