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2015 progress report on the global plan towards the elimination of new HIV infections among children and keeping their mothers alive

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UNAIDS

This is the fourth annual report of the Global Plan, and it summarizes the progress made through December 2014. The final accountability report of the Global Plan will be...

Tags: Women, Global, Epidemiology, Gender, Positive prevention, Prevention, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Universal access
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AIDS by the numbers 2015

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UNAIDS

The world has halted and reversed the spread of HIV. The epidemic has been forced into decline. New HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths have fallen dramatically since the peak of the epidemic. Now the response is going one step further—ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Refugees, Sex workers, Women, Global, Epidemiology
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AIDS Data

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UNAIDS

AIDS data contains the very latest data, from the end of 2015 and in mid-2016, on the world’s response to HIV: the latest information on the number of people living with HIV, the number of new HIV infections, the numbers of people—both adults and children—on HIV treatment, the coverage of...

Tags: General public, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Youth, Global, Epidemiology, Research
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How AIDS changed everything — MDG6: 15 years, 15 lessons of hope from the AIDS response

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UNAIDS

In these UNAIDS report are valuable insights and ground-breaking and heart-warming experiences from the innovative and exciting work that partners, communities and countries have done and are doing in the AIDS response. There are also heart-breaking stories about the challenges that still remain...

Tags: 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, People who use drugs (PUD), Refugees, Sex workers, Women, Global, Epidemiology, Inequalities in health, Monitoring and Evaluation, Sexual and reproductive health, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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When women lead, change happens

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UNAIDS

More women are accessing antiretroviral therapy than men, transferring the benefits of their good health to their families and economies. When young women are empowered and have their rights fulfilled, HIV prevalence falls, there are fewer unintended pregnancies, fewer maternal deaths and fewer...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Epidemiology, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination
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Women who injects drugs: A review of their risks, experiences and needs

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Reference Group to the United Nations on HIV and Injecting Drug Use

Women who inject drugs have substantially different needs and face higher risks of disease and violence than do men who inject drugs. Given this difference, it is surprising that much of the literature on injecting drug users (IDU) does not distinguish between men and women when discussing...

Tags: Injecting drug users (IDUs), People who use drugs (PUD), Women, Global, Gender, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Reproductive health, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access
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Women who inject drugs and HIV: Addressing specific needs. Policy Brief

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United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

This policy brief aims to promote the realization of gender equality and human rights in terms of an effective harm reduction response to HIV for women who inject drugs in community and prison settings. It outlines a framework to achieve that goal which focuses on improving the availability,...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Women, Global, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Policy, Stigma and discrimination, Work and HIV
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