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Don't Panic Guide to Sexual Health

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Dublin AIDS Alliance

The Don't Panic Guide to Sexual Health is the result of a unique collaboration with hard-to-reach ethnic communities in the Republic of Ireland. Through forums and street outreach, Dublin AIDS Alliance was able to ascertain the sexual health needs, attitudes, and behaviours of immigrants who...

Tags: Ethnic minorities, General public, Refugees, Western Europe, Prevention, Harm reduction, Sexual education
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HIV Always Hear

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Waverley Care

Always Hear is a campaign for the general public to raise awareness of HIV and challenge HIV Stigma. The campaign gives a voice to people living with HIV in Scotland using four films to capture the experiences of four people who are HIV positive. They are true stories, told by the people...

Tags: Youth, General public, Western Europe, Stigma and discrimination, Prevention
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Integrating Social and Health Care Services for HIV-infected Individuals - Review of Experience and Best Practices in the Baltic Sea Region

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Boris Sergeyev - NDPHS

This thematic paper provides a background on the experiences and best practices in integrating social and health care services for PLWH in the NDPHS countries. They include psychological counseling, social support, treatment of HIV-associated infections and care services provided by government...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Western Europe, Care and support, Testing and counselling
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STI and HIV prevention in men who have sex with men in Europe

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ResultsinHealth, National Institute of Public Health and the Environment, the Netherlands and Schorer for the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

The document offers an updated inventory of STI and HIV trends among MSM in Europe from 1995-2010,a literature review of behavioural and psychosocial STI and HIV prevention interventions among MSM and a review of intervention evaluations. The report recognises that combined prevention...

Tags: , Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Epidemiology, Prevention, Research
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Responses to HIV and migration in western industrialised countries: current challenges, promising practices, future directions

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European Center for Disease Prevention and Control

At IAC2012 a special satellite session entitled ‘Responses to HIV and migration in western industrialized countries’ took place. Over 70 healthcare practitioners, researchers, non-governmental and governmental representatives participated, primarily from Europe, US and Canada. The session...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Western Europe, Monitoring and Evaluation
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PLHIV Stigma Index in Germany, Video (long version)

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PLHIV Stigma Index in Germany, www.positive-stimmen.de

„positive stimmen" („positive voices") is the German roll-out of the international PLHIV Stigma Index Initiative. Starting in October 2011 1148 People living with HIV were interviewed on their experiences with stigmatisation and discrimination. After interviews had stopped in March 2012 we met...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), General public, Health care professionals, Western Europe, Stigma and discrimination, Human rights, Advocacy
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PLHIV Stigma Index in Germany, Video (short version)

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PLHIV Stigma Index in Germany, www.positive-stimmen.de

„positive stimmen" („positive voices") is the German roll-out of the international PLHIV Stigma Index Initiative. Starting in October 2011 1148 People living with HIV were interviewed on their experiences with stigmatisation and discrimination. After interviews had stopped in March 2012 we met...

Tags: Health care professionals, General public, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Western Europe, Human rights, Advocacy, Stigma and discrimination
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Nastia's Diary

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Health and Development Foundation

This is an educational film for teens, exploring issues of stigma associated with HIV, information about the disease, and risky behavior through an entertaining an engaging storyline. In Russian with English subtitles.

Tags: Youth, Global, Eastern Europe, Central Europe, Western Europe, Prevention, Sexual education, Stigma and discrimination
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Euro Hepatitis Index 2012 Report

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Beatriz Cebolla Ph.D, Arne Bjornberg Ph.D, Health Consumer Powerhouse

For the first time a study has compared the treatments and policies for this group of viral diseases in 30 European countries to locate the most successful examples for a pan-European best practice on hepatitis. Countries can find successful practice for improving their national action on this...

Tags: Policy makers, Health care professionals, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Europe, Care and support, Treatment, Research
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Accountability and evidence-based evaluation in youth prevention and sexual and reproductive health and rights

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Mag. Lukas Schmuckermair, Mag.a Deborah Klingler-Katschnig, Isabell Eibl, MSc, Aids Hilfe Wien

The Quality Improvement and Evaluation Tool QUIET developed under BORDERNETwork helps to improve quality in existing sexual and reproductive health and rights and HIV/STI prevention projects for youth as well as in planning new projects. The participatory online tool is based on the planning...

Tags: Youth, NGOs, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Central Europe, Sexual education, Sexual and reproductive health, Prevention
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