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Advancing HIV Justice

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Edwin J Bernard and Sally Cameron

Advancing HIV Justice: A progress report of achievements and challenges in global advocacy against HIV criminalisation highlights the tireless work of advocates around the world challenging inappropriate criminal laws and prosecutions for HIV non-disclosure, potential or perceived exposure and...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, NGOs, Global, Monitoring and Evaluation, Laws and regulations, Advocacy
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Ending overly broad criminalisation of HIV non-disclosure, exposure and transmission: critical scientific, medical and legal considerations - Guidance note

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UNAIDS

This document provides critical scientific, medical and legal considerations by which States can end or mitigate the overly broad criminalisation of HIV non-disclosure, exposure and transmission. The aim of providing these
considerations to law and policy-makers, judges, prosecutors and...

Tags: Policy makers, NGOs, WHO European region, Human rights, Advocacy
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Evaluation report: needs and concerns of patients living with Hepatitis C (Latvia)

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Общество "Объединение HIV.LV"

A set of documents: Results of a survey held among people living with Hepatitis C and HIV/HCV co-infection. An overview of focus-group discussions. Evaluation report: needs and concerns of patients living with Hepatitis C and treatment access barriers. Research of legal issues: Parallel imports...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Health care professionals, General public, WHO European region, Eastern Europe, Co-infections, Advocacy
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Patient Rights («Права пациента»)

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Фонд «Позитивная волна»

This brochure provides legal information about the rights of patients affected by HIV in Russia, with excerpts from appropriate Russian laws. People living with or affected by HIV can find here detailed information about their rights in relation to patient confidentiality, care and support,...

Tags: NGOs, Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Care and support, Laws and regulations
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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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