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TUBIDU Report: Empowering the Public Health System and Civil Society to Fight the Tuberculosis Epidemic among Vulnerable Groups

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Anda Karnite, Anneli Uusküla, Atanas Luizov, Atanas Rusev, Ave Talu, Elina Upite, Fidelie Kalambayi, Katri Abel-Ollo, Jeff Lazarus, Kristi Rüütel, Laura Narkauskaite, Loreta Stoniene

The general objective of the project is to contribute to the prevention of the tuberculosis (TB) epidemic among people who inject drugs (PWID) and the people living with HIV (PLHIV) in the participating countries. The strategic objectives include empowering the public health system and civil...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Harm reduction, Prevention, Tubercolosis
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TUBIDU Training Outline

TUBIDU Training Outline

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The National Institute for Health Development, Estonia

For trainings based on TUBIDU Handbook for community based organizations on tuberculosis services for people who inject drugs.

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Harm reduction, Prevention, Tubercolosis
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TUBIDU Handbook for community based organizations on tuberculosis services for people who inject drugs

TUBIDU Handbook for community based organisations on tuberculosis services for people who inject drugs

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Maarja Sukles

This handbook has been developed in the framework of the project TUBIDU: Empowering the Public Health System and Civil Society to Fight the Tuberculosis Epidemic among Vulnerable Groups. This European Union (EU) project is funded by the “Programme of Community Action in the Field of Health (2008...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Harm reduction, Prevention, Tubercolosis
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Guidance for community based organizations on tuberculosis services for people who inject drugs

TUBIDU: Guidance for community based organisations on tuberculosis services for people who inject drugs

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Nela Ivanova, Fidelie Kalambayi, Kai Kliiman, Plamen Mamihin, Vaira Leimane, Laura Narkauskaite, Rauni Ruohonen, Mihaela Stefan, Maarja Sukles

People who inject drugs (PWID) are often among the most vulnerable and socially excluded people in any society and are therefore exposed to many risk factors which put them at high risk of contracting tuberculosis (TB). When compared with the general population, people who use illicit drugs have...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Harm reduction, Tubercolosis
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HIV terapijas maiņa un zāļu rezistence

HIV terapijas maiņa un zāļu rezistence

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Society Association HIV.LV

Šī brošūra par HIV infekcijas terapijas maiņu un zāļu rezistenci paskaidros: 1) Kad un kāpēc ārstēšana būtu jāmaina? 2) Kādus testus izmanto un ko nozīmē to rezultāti? 3) Kā piemeklēt zāles nākošajai kombinācijai? 4) Kā nostiprināt pārliecību par to, ka nākošā ārstēšana iedarbosies labāk?

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Eastern Europe, WHO European region, Treatment
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Evaluation of the implementation of the Commission Communication: Combating HIV/AIDS in the European Union and the neighbouring countries, 2009–2013

Evaluation of the implementation of the Commission Communication: Combating HIV/AIDS in the European Union and the neighbouring countries, 2009–2013

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J. Hofman, J. Exley, T. Bienkowska-Gibbs, S. Castle-Clarke, M. Morgan Jones, V. Van Dyck, S. Gonzalo, J. Corbett, F. Lejeune, E. Nolte

HIV/AIDS and associated infections remain a significant public health issue in Europe. The most recent policy instruments at the European Union level to address HIV/AIDS in Europe are the European Commission Communication "Combating HIV/AIDS in the European Union and the neighbouring countries,...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, Epidemiology
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EAST AND WEST TOGETHER. AFEW - Annual Report 2014

EAST AND WEST TOGETHER. AFEW - Annual Report 2014

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AIDS Foundation East-West (AFEW)

In this report AFEW communicate the urgency of attention, both political and financial, that is needed in the region to inhibit the spread of HIV. Eastern Europe and Central Asia is the only region in the world where HIV incidence continues to climb, already reaching 1.5 million people. In this...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Care and support, Prevention, Testing and counselling
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (PYP): Toolkit for Prison Staff PART2

Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (PYP): Toolkit for Prison Staff PART2

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WIAD – Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors

The Project „Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP)” received funding from the European Commission, Directorate General, Health and Consumers, Grant Agreement Nr. 20091212.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (PYP): Toolkit for Prison Staff PART1

Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (PYP): Toolkit for Prison Staff PART1

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WIAD – Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors

The Project „Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP)” received funding from the European Commission, Directorate General, Health and Consumers, Grant Agreement Nr. 20091212.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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Leaflet of the project "Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP)"

Leaflet of the project "Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP)"

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WIAD – Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors

Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP) - Funded by the Public Health Programme of the European Commission (2008-2013)

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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