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What people living with HIV need to know about HIV and COVID-19, 2020

What people living with HIV need to know about HIV and COVID-19

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UNAIDS

COVID-19 is a serious disease and all people living with HIV should take all recommended preventive measures to minimize exposure to, and prevent infection by, the virus that causes COVID-19. As in the general population, older people living with HIV or people living with HIV with heart or lung...

Tags: Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, Global, Care and support, Co-infections, Treatment
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Integrate and Partner Notification 2019

Integrate and Partner Notification

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Lella Cosmaro, Fondazione LILA Milano ONLUS, Italy

Lella Cosmaro, working at Fondazione LILA Milano ONLUS, Italy, former AIDS Action Europe (AAE) Steering Committee Member, introduced during AAE's Member and Partner Meeting 2019 the Joint Action on integrating prevention, testing and linkage to care strategies across HIV, viral hepatitis, TB and...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, WHO European region, Affordability, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Harm reduction, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Positive prevention, Post-exposure prophylaxis (PeP), Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, STI's, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment as prevention (TasP), Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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The European HIV Legal Forum and preliminary findings of the HIV-criminalization project

The European HIV Legal Forum – Criminalization of HIV-transmission, exposure and non-disclosure

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AIDS Action Europe

Ferenc Bagyinszky, Project Coordinator at AIDS Action Europe, presented during AIDS Action Europe's Member and Partner Meeting 2019 the European HIV Legal Forum and preliminary findings of its HIV-criminalization project.

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Affordability, Co-infections, Inequalities in health, Migration, STI's
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A survey on collaborative TB/HIV activities in countries of the WHO European Region

A survey on collaborative TB/HIV activities in countries of the WHO European Region

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Wolfheze working group on collaborative TB/HIV activities

Tuberculosis (TB) and HIV cause significant suffering in Europe. It is estimated that 27 000 patients have both diseases. The distribution of co-infected patients is heterogeneous in Europe. Collaborative activities are needed to take best care of those with TB/HIV co-infection.

This...

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, WHO European region, Co-infections, Monitoring and Evaluation, Tubercolosis
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2019 EU DRUG MARKETS REPORT FROM THE EMCDDA AND EUROPOL

2019 EU Drug Markets Report from the EMCDDA and Europol

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) and European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (Europol)

This report provides a strategic and action-oriented analysis of the information available on Europe’s drug market. It uses a broad definition of the illicit drug market, encompassing the illicit production, trafficking, wholesale distribution and sale of controlled substances to the end user....

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Co-infections, Harm reduction, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Laws and regulations, Legislation, Migration, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Stigma and discrimination, Treatment
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Partner notification in the European context, 2019

Partner Notification and Criminalisation

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Michael Krone, Executive Coordinator, AIDS Action Europe

Michael Krone, Executive Coordinator at AIDS Action Europe, presented at AAE's Member and Partner Meeting 2019 the topic partner notification in the European context, outlining its different backgrounds, different cultures and different history.

Tags: General public, Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Policy makers, WHO European region, Co-infections, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy
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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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European Mapping of Harm Reduction Interventions in Prisons pic, HA-REACT 2019

European Mapping of Harm Reduction Interventions in Prisons

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Anna Tarján, Gergely Horváth, Heino Stöver

Scientific literature about the situation of drug use and infectious diseases as well as institutional responses to them is limited, sporadic and heterogeneous in the European Countries. The research activity therefore covered the compilation of the existing bits and pieces of information of the...

Tags: Policy makers, WHO European region, Care and support, Co-infections, Epidemiology, Harm reduction, Laws and regulations, Monitoring and Evaluation, Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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