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HIV Outcomes Beyond Viral Suppression 2019

HIV Outcomes Beyond Viral Suppression

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The Lancet

In the era of modern antiretroviral therapy people living with HIV can expect to live a normal lifespan. However substantial barriers to accessing non-HIV related care exist and impact the wellbeing of this population.

Current targets for the HIV response focus on testing, treatment and...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, Global, Ageing with HIV, Care and support
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Prison training report HA-REACT 2019

Opioid Substitution Treatment and harm reduction training report: challenges for prisons and the criminal justice system

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

The overall objective of the training was to improve the knowledge of health and social sector personnel working in prisons to help them implement effective OST programs in their countries, looking at the wider harm reduction agenda and at the continuity of care for prisoners who use drugs, who...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People who are/were in prisons, People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Policy, Viral hepatitis
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Simplifying models of care for treating hepatits C in people who inject drugs - web pic - HA-REACT 2019

Simplifying models of care for treating hepatits C in people who inject drugs

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

In this review, we use model of care (MoC) to signify a setting-specific framework that outlines how to provide PWID with relevant services and interventions throughout the HCV cascade of care. Four key questions are critical to simplify models of care for treating hepatitis C in people who use...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Policy, Viral hepatitis
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People on the move - key to ending AIDS

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NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB

The 2018 NGO Delegation Report to the UNAIDS PCB explores certain key global trends: increasing diversity and complexity of human mobility, the increased prominence of women on the move, the shift in our health paradigm towards a more positive appreciation of development and people on the move,...

Tags: (Undocumented) Migrants, Ethnic minorities, Migrants, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Refugees, Tourists / travellers, Global, Advocacy, Capacity building, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Prevention, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination
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An assessment of barriers to access to HIV and HCV services for people who inject drugs in Europe

Report on PWID barriers to accessing HIV, HCV and TB services and on strategies for overcoming these barriers

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

People who inject drugs (PWID) have become one of the most vulnerable populations in Europe to not only get infected by HIV and/or hepatitis C (HCV) but also to not be able to access testing, care and treatment services. In order to reach UNAIDS goals to end HIV and WHO goals to eliminate HCV in...

Tags: Health care professionals, WHO European region, Affordability, Care and support, Harm reduction, Monitoring and Evaluation, Testing and counselling
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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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Anti-activity report. A critical reflection of TGEU’s activities and work from June 2016 until June 2018

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Transgender Europe

This publication produced by Transgender Europe includes analysis of their activities and deliverables, their structures and how these structures leave many people behind. With this report Transgender Europe take a critical look at their work to underline where they are failing their communities...

Tags: LGBTI, NGOs, WHO European region, Capacity building, Care and support, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Policy, Social issues, Stigma and discrimination, Universal access, Work and HIV
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Overcoming Harm Reduction Reluctance_2018

EVERYTHING YOU EVER WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT DRUG-RELATED HARMS BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK

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

This booklet is an approach to drug harm reduction: policies and interventions aimed at reducing drug-related harm for people who use drugs.

It was based on interviews with people who use drugs, social workers, clinicians, narcologists, nurses, NGO workers and researchers. All try to ask...

Tags: Injecting drug users (IDUs), People who use drugs (PUD), Global, Care and support, Harm reduction, Human rights
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