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Everywhere: A European Seal of Approval in HIV Prevention for ‘Gay’ and MSM businesses

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Sherriff, N.S., McDonnell, E., Sutton, F., Tunstall, B., Alexandre, A., Friboulet, D., Martín-Pérez, A., and Hernández-Fernández, T. on behalf of the Everywhere Consortium

This Guide is informed by the findings of the Everywhere Project co-funded by the European Commission (see www.everywhereproject.eu). It outlines a series of HIV and STI prevention standards for ‘gay’ businesses including sex venues, ‘gay’ and gay-...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Central Europe, Western Europe, Prevention, Harm reduction
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Methadone handbook / Руководство по метадону

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Eurasian Harm Reduction Network

This is a handbook for anyone who is interested in methadone maintenance treatment. It will be useful for those on treatment and those who want to start treatment or learn more about it. The handbook is a translation from English; it was not specifically adapted to the context of Eastern Europe...

Tags: Policy makers, People who use drugs (PUD), Health care professionals, Western Europe, Policy, Treatment, Advocacy
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From the Mountaintops - The Evolution of Drug Policy Change in Switzerland and its Lessons for the World

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Joanne Csete, Open Society Foundations

Switzerland was hit hard by HIV, which was linked to growing drug injection. Health professionals who found that the harms of drug injection could be controlled more effectively by public health programs than by policing were at the vanguard of shifting the parameters of Swiss drug policy....

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, Policy makers, Global, Western Europe, Research, Policy
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Aging with HIV/AIDS in the Netherlands

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Annemarie de Knecht-van Eekelen with Cees Smit and Peter Reiss

The content of the book Aging with hiv is based on data concerning the Dutch situation. Yet the problems that are reviewed do not only apply to the Netherlands. The situation in other Western countries with similar healthcare systems will be comparable or become so in the future. For this reason...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Western Europe, Research, Care and support, Social issues
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HIV testing: Increasing uptake and effectiveness in the European Union

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European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)

Evidence Synthesis on HIV testing. HIV testing efforts in European countries are failing to identify HIV infections early, with high proportions of undiagnosed and late-diagnosed infections. This review presents a synthesis of available literature on the benefits of testing for HIV, barriers to...

Tags: Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Central Europe, Western Europe, Testing and counselling, Treatment
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INFORMATION, PROTECTION, EXAMINATION CAMPAIGN

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CENTER FOR LIFE AND PRAKSIS

TV SPOT IN GREEK WITH FRENCH AND ENGLISH SUBTITLES FOCUSED ON INFORMATION PROTECTION, EXAMINATION AND STIGMA

Tags: General public, Ethnic minorities, Youth, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Positive prevention, Social issues, Prevention
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INFORMATION, PROTECTION, EXAMINATION CAMPAIGN

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CENTER FOR LIFE AND PRAKSIS

TV SPOT IN GREEK WITH FRENCH AND ENGLISH SUBTITLES FOCUSED ON INFORMATION PROTECTION, EXAMINATION AND STIGMA

Tags: General public, Ethnic minorities, Youth, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Testing and counselling, Social issues, Prevention
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INFORMATION, PROTECTION EXAMINATION CAMPAIGN

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CENTER FOR LIFE AND PRAKSIS

TV SPOT IN GREEK LANGUAGE WITH ENGLISH AND FRENCH SUBTITLES FOCUSED ON INFORMATION, PROTECTION, EXAMINATION

Tags: Youth, Ethnic minorities, General public, Eastern Europe, Western Europe, Prevention, Social issues, Testing and counselling
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HIV and I

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Center for Life and Positive Voice

Flyer of a day meeting with NGOs focussed on seropositive individuals. Context: HIV; lipodystrophy; physical, psychological and sexual health.

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), NGOs, Western Europe, Care and support
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H-CUBE Analysis of the local contexts

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H-CUBE project partners

Study of the fundamental texts in H-CUBE participating countries concerning HBV, HCV and HIV/AIDS issues in order to identify the general framework of the topics taken into consideration.

Tags: Health care professionals, Youth, General public, Central Europe, Western Europe, Epidemiology, Treatment, Co-infections
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