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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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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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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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Diverse, Resilient, Powerful. Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies’. Infographics

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The International Committee on the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe (ICRSE)

To mark the 2018 International Women’s Day, ICRSE published the final element of its Intersection Series: ‘Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies’....

Tags: LGBTI, Migrants, Sex workers, Women, WHO European region, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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Diverse, Resilient, Powerful. Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies

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The International Committee on the Rights of Sex Workers in Europe (ICRSE)

To mark the 2018 International Women’s Day, ICRSE published the final element of its Intersection Series: ‘Intersectional Activism Toolkit for Sex Workers and Allies’....

Tags: LGBTI, Migrants, Sex workers, Women, WHO European region, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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Right to Health

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UNAIDS

This report from UNAIDS, Right to health, highlights that the people most marginalized in society and most affected by HIV are still facing major challenges in accessing the health and social services they urgently need. However, the report also gives innovative examples of how...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, Gay men and other MSM, General public, LGBTI, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Sex workers, Women, Youth, Global, Epidemiology, Gender, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Policy, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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