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HIV Positive Detainees and Access to Social Rights

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Centre for Life

This paper is based on the outcomes of a study conducted by the Social and the Legal Department of Center for Life from March 2016 until December 2016 at the following detention centers: • Detainees’ Hospital of Korydallos • Women’s Department of the Korydallos Detention Center • Detention...

Tags: General public, LGBTI, 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, Southern Europe, Advocacy, Care and support, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Positive prevention, Stigma and discrimination, Work and HIV
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Report on the work of the Independent Expert Panel on Prevention of and response to harassment, including sexual harassment; bullying and abuse of power at UNAIDS Secretariat

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Independent Expert Panel on on addressing and preventing harassment, including sexual harassment, bullying and abuse of power in UNAIDS

The Independent Expert Panel was set up at the 42nd UNAIDS PCB meeting that took place in June 2018 to investigate the situation within UNAIDS regarding sexual harramsnet and abuse of power. 

This report looks into existing instruments and structures of the UNAIDS and provide...

Tags: LGBTI, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Capacity building, Gender, HIV and labor, Human rights, Monitoring and Evaluation, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Work and HIV
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Body Politics: The Criminalisation of Sexuality and reproduction – A campaigning Toolkit

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Amnesty International

This tookit provides concrete campaigning techniques such as mapping stakeholder participation and power, identifying advocacy targets, and building capacity

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Sex workers, Women, Global, Advocacy, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Media, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination
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Body politics: the criminalization of sexuality and reproduction: training manual

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Amnesty International

This Training Manual 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...

Tags: LGBTI, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Sex workers, Women, Global, Capacity building, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Reproductive health, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues
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Body politics: the criminalization of sexuality and reproduction: powerpoint slides

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Amnesty International

This set of slides 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: (Undocumented) Migrants, LGBTI, Sex workers, Women, Youth, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Reproductive health, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination
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10 Reasons Why Criminalization of HIV Exposure or Transmission Harms Women

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The ATHENA Network

This publication argues that applying criminal law to HIV exposure or transmission does nothing to address the epidemic of gender-based violence or the deep economic, social, and political inequalities that are at the root of women’s and girls’ disproportionate vulnerability to HIV.

Tags: NGOs, Policy makers, Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Sexual and reproductive health
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Women and HIV criminalization

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The International Community of Women Living with HIV North America (ICW-NA)

This policy brief represents the view, as women living with HIV, of the current state of criminalization of HIV among women in Canada and the United States after reviewing academic and grey literature, statutes and policies and an unpublished survey of membership. ICW-NA members highlighted...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Sexual and reproductive health
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Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of People Most Affected by HIV: The Right to Development

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

“Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of People Most Affected by HIV: The Right to Development” is the focus of the 2016 NGO Delegation Report to the Program Coordinating Board (PCB) of UNAIDS. The report is situated within the context of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for...

Tags: LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), People living with HIV (PLHIV), Sex workers, Women, Global, Sexual and reproductive health
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HIV disclosure without consent linked to increased risk of verbal and physical violence against women living with HIV in Metro Vancouver, British Columbia

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D. Barreto, A. Krüsi, F. Ranville, H.Safford,, S. Pooyak, M. Braschel, J. Shoveller, K. Shannon.

This study examines the prevalence and correlates of violence against women living with HIV due to HIV status in Metro Vancouver and examines the particular impact of non-voluntary HIV disclosure. Found that WLWH who had their HIV status disclosed without consent had 5-fold increased risk of...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Research, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues
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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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