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Annual Review of the Human Rights Situation of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex People in Europe 2016

Annual Review of the Human Rights Situation of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex People in Europe 2016

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ILGA Europe

This Annual Review covers developments at national and international level between January and December 2015.

It is divided into two main sections: Institutional reviews provide an overview of developments at the United Nations, the Council of Europe, the European Union and the...

Tags: LGBTI, NGOs, Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Migration, Policy, Stigma and discrimination
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Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT)

Leaflet: 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 leaflet discribes the three-year project, which was launched in late 2015 with core funding from the European Union (EU), and is being implemented by 23 partners representing 18 EU Member States.

The overall aim of HA-REACT is to significantly contribute to the elimination of HIV and...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, Advocacy, Harm reduction
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IQhiv: Improving Quality in HIV prevention in Europe, since 2009

IQhiv is an initiative of civil society, government, academic and international organizations investigating quality assurance and quality improvement practices relevant to HIV prevention programs and projects across Europe.

IQhiv's mission is to improve the effectiveness of HIV...

Quality Action: Improving Quality in HIV Prevention in Europe (2013-2016)

Quality Action aims to increase the effectiveness of HIV prevention using practical Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Improvement (QI) tools. It will train at least 60 trainers/facilitators in the 25 participating member states to provide capacity building and technical assistance to at least...

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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)

The following report is a part of the research component and has been prepared by EATG members and associates. It covers the topic of HCV in the penitentiary system and consists of a general overview of the situation in the WHO Europe region and a more in-depth snapshot of six case countries....

Tags: NGOs, People who are/were in prisons, Prisoners (ex-), Central Asia, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Regional, Southern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Co-infections, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Prevention, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Universal access, Viral hepatitis
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European HIV Legal Forum

Accessing HIV prevention, testing, treatment care and support in Europe as a migrant with irregular status in Europe: A comparative 16-country legal survey

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European HIV Legal Forum

In the 2014-2015 project phase the European HIV Legal Forum produced a comparative legal report based on legal survey from 10 European countries (France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Serbia, Spain and the United Kingdom). In the latest project phase of 2016-2017, the...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Migrants, NGOs, Refugees, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Social issues, Universal access
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Gaining access to PrEP in France

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Power, L.

A number of tools and resources have been developed within the OptTEST by HiE project to optimise HIV testing and linkage to care. Many of these tools address barriers to HIV prevention and treatment. This case study is about gaining access to PrEP (France). Author: Power, L. (2017). Available...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Men having sex with men (MSM), Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Sexual and reproductive health, Treatment as prevention (TasP)
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Getting equal and free HIV treatment for undocumented migrants in England

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Power, L.

A number of tools and resources have been developed within the OptTEST by HiE project to optimise HIV testing and linkage to care. Many of these tools address barriers to HIV prevention and treatment. This case study is about getting free & equal HIV treatment for undocumented migrants (...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Treatment
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Mitigating criminalisation of HIV transmission: England & Wales

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Power, L.

A number of tools and resources have been developed within the OptTEST by HiE project to optimise HIV testing and linkage to care. Many of these tools address legal and regulatory barriers to HIV testing. This case study is about challenging criminal law on HIV transmission/exposure (England...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Stigma and discrimination
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