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WHO Compendium

Compendium of good practices in the health sector response to HIV in the WHO European Region

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World Healith Organization

In response to the rapidly increasing number of new HIV infections in the WHO European Region, the action plan for the health sector response to HIV in WHO European Region was endorsed at the 66th session of the WHO Regional Committee for Europe in September 2016. From December 2017 to April...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, General public, Injecting drug users (IDUs), Men having sex with men (MSM), Migrants, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), WHO European region, Advocacy, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy
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Body Politics: The Criminalisation of Sexuality and reproduction – A campaigning Toolkit

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Amnesty International

This tookit provides concrete campaigning techniques such as mapping stakeholder participation and power, identifying advocacy targets, and building capacity

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Sex workers, Women, Global, Advocacy, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Media, Sexual and reproductive health, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination
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Harm Reduction Services in Synergy between Institutions and NGOs. The Croatian Experience

Harm Reduction Services in Synergy between Institutions and NGOs: The Croatian Experience

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HA-REACT Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction

Harm Reduction is a public health approach focused on people who use drugs, primarily on people who inject drugs. This video introduces how NGOs and public health institutions in Croatia collaborate to reduce harm for people who use drugs and how harm reduction services benefit to people who use...

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Southern Europe, Advocacy, Care and support, Harm reduction, Laws and regulations
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Lifting the Burden of Secrecy – Positive Speakers’ Guide

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Susan Paxton

Manual for people who want to speak out and change attitudes to HIV and who want to advocate for appropriate HIV laws, policies and practices. Includes steps to a successful advocacy campaign and examples of how people living with HIV around the world have specifically advocated for policy...

Tags: People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Advocacy, Capacity building, Media, Resource mobilisation, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination
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Affordability of Medicines and Diagnostics. Training manual and trainer guidance

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AIDS Action Europe

The Steering Committee of AAE identified affordability of medications as one of the key issues in the WHO Europe region. As part of our work on affordability, AAE prepared a training...

Tags: NGOs, WHO European region, Advocacy, Affordability, Capacity building, Policy
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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)

In the frame of the Hepatitis Access Needs (HAND) project, the EATG conducted desk research and interviews in the area of access to services related to hepatitis C in prison settings across Europe. Here are a report of the results and a set of recommendations.

Tags: Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), WHO European region, Advocacy, Care and support, Co-infections, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Viral hepatitis
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TRAINING MANUAL ON HIV AND HCV RAPID TESTING IN LOW-THRESHOLD SETTINGS FOR PWUD

TRAINING MANUAL ON HIV AND HCV RAPID TESTING IN LOW-THRESHOLD SETTINGS FOR PWUD

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Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT)

This training manual was developed within the EU-funded programme, Joint Action on HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Tuberculosis among People Who Inject Drugs in Europe (HA-REACT). The manual is designed to be a complete tool to provide staff in low-threshold settings the knowledge, skills and...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Harm reduction, Monitoring and Evaluation, Sexual and reproductive health, Testing and counselling
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An unlikely ending: ending AIDS by 2030 without sustainable funding for the community-led response

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

The 2016 NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB Report is entitled An unlikely ending: ending AIDS by 2030 without sustainable funding for the community-led response. This report provides an overview of the global consensus on the need for a well-resourced community response to HIV. It...

Tags: NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Advocacy, Affordability, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Policy, Universal access
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Progress report on access to hepatitis C treatment. Focus on overcoming barriers in low- and middle-income countries

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World Healith Organization

Increased access to highly effective direct-acting antivirals (DAAs) for the treatment of infection with the hepatitis C virus (HCV) is revolutionizing the prospect of ending HCV epidemics. Globally, the number of people who initiated DAA-based treatment for HCV rose between 2015 and 2016, from...

Tags: General public, NGOs, People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Advocacy, Affordability, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Prevention, Treatment, Universal access, Viral hepatitis
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