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WHO Compendium

Compendium of good practices in the health sector response to HIV in the WHO European Region

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World Healith Organization

In response to the rapidly increasing number of new HIV infections in the WHO European Region, the action plan for the health sector response to HIV in WHO European Region was endorsed at the 66th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in September 2016. From December 2017 to April...

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Global AIDS Monitoring 2019

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UNAIDS

The purpose of this document developed by the UNAIDS is to provide guidance to national AIDS programmes and partners on the use of indicators to measure and report on the country response. 

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Harm Reduction Services in Synergy between Institutions and NGOs. The Croatian Experience

Harm Reduction Services in Synergy between Institutions and NGOs: The Croatian Experience

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

Harm Reduction is a public health approach focused on people who use drugs, primarily on people who inject drugs. This video introduces how NGOs and public health institutions in Croatia collaborate to reduce harm for people who use drugs and how harm reduction services benefit to people who use...

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EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT DRUG-RELATED HARMS BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK

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

This booklet is an approach to drug harm reduction: policies and interventions aimed at reducing drug-related harm for people who use drugs.

It was based on interviews with people who use drugs, social workers, clinicians, narcologists, nurses, NGO workers and researchers. All try to ask...

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The UNAIDS we need must leave no one behind: getting to zero includes all of us (the 10–10–10)

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

The 2017 NGO Delegation Report to the UNAIDS PCB, The UNAIDS we need must leave no one behind: Getting to zero includes all of us (the 10–10–10), seeks to highlight the inequity and neglect faced by individuals and communities that are disproportionately affected by HIV and have long...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Gay men and other MSM, Injecting drug users (IDUs), LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), Migrants, Prisoners (ex-), Refugees, Sex workers, Global, Affordability, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Policy, Prevention, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, 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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SUMMARY OF THE 2nd PERIODIC TECHNICAL REPORT JOINT ACTION ON HIV AND CO-INFECTION PREVENTION AND HARM REDUCTION

SUMMARY OF THE 2ND PERIODIC TECHNICAL REPORT FOR THE JOINT ACTION ON HIV AND CO-INFECTION PREVENTION AND HARM REDUCTION (HA-REACT)

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

This publication summarizes activities of the Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT), which were carried out in the time from October 2016 to September 2017.

The HA-REACT addresses existing gaps in the prevention of HIV and other co-infections,...

Tags: Injecting drug users (IDUs), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Southern Europe, Harm reduction, Monitoring and Evaluation
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