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Hepatitis C in EECA countries - Epidemic and response (Гепатит С в странах Восточной Европы и Центральной Азии - Эпидемия и ответные меры)

Hepatitis C in EECA countries - Epidemic and response (Гепатит С в странах Восточной Европы и Центральной Азии - Эпидемия и ответные меры)

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Ludmilla Majstat, Sergey Golovin, Elena Dejneka, Tatjana Khan (Людмила Майстат, Сергей Головин, Елена Дейнека, Татьяна Хан)

This document gives an overview about the most important aspects of Hepatitis C in countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia and their response. It describes the work of NGOs and people living with Hepatitis C.

Tags: Health care professionals, Central Asia, Eastern Europe, Care and support
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Non-specialist summary of the project’s report

Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Non-specialist summary of the project’s report

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WIAD – Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors

Young prisoners have particular needs that are different from other prisoners.They are often more disadvantaged than their counterparts in the community and this can both have a negative impact on their health and be a factor in their initial offending (Prison Reform Trust, 2012).

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): EU-7 Countries Final Report

Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): EU-7 Countries Final Report

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Prof Fatemeh Rabiee and Stavroula Bibila

We would like to thank all participants of this project including the young offenders who completed the survey questionnaires and those who took part in the focus groups, prison staff who completed the survey questionnaires, prison staff and NGO members who took part in the interviews for giving...

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Guidelines for National Literature Reviews

Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Guidelines for National Literature Reviews

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Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors

These are the guidelines for the national literature reviews to be provided by the associated partners of the HPYP project until the end of August 2010.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Final Evaluation Report

Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Final Evaluation Report

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Caren Weilandt, WIAD

The project evaluation of the Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP) project was carried out by Professor Morag MacDonald from Birmingham City University.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Literature review Latvia

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Anda Karnite, MPH

According to the Youth Law of the Republic of Latvia young people are
persons from 13 to 25 years of age.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Eastern Europe, Treatment, Care and support
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Literature review of Estonia

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The “Guidelines for Development of Criminal Policy until 2018”1 for Estonia define long-term objectives and activities on the basis of which the public sector shall plan and perform its activities. One of the primary objectives is juvenile delinquency.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Eastern Europe, Treatment, Care and support
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): Research Report Bulgaria

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Ivan Popov

The Association of Varna Organizations for Drug Prevention has been involved in the project ‘’Health Promotion For Young Prisoners (HPYP)” since 2010. It is coordinated by the Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors (WIAD), and is financed by EC.

Tags: Youth, People who are/were in prisons, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Europe, Care and support, Harm reduction, Treatment
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners (HPYP): National Research Report LATVIA

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LFPA „Papardes zieds“

Since 2010, Latvian Association for Family Planning and Sexual Health „Papardes zieds” takes part in the EC funded project „HPYP” coordinated internationally by the Scientific Institute of the Medical Association of German Doctors.

Tags: People who are/were in prisons, Youth, Eastern Europe, Harm reduction, Treatment, Care and support
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Health Promotion for Young Prisoners: RESEARCH REPORT ESTONIA

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Kristina Joost (M.Sc.), Latsin Alijev

In the period of July 2011 – August 2011 NGO Convictus Estonia carried out research to examine existing approaches to health promotion for young prisoners and to explore prisoner’s and prison staff‘s needs.
 

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