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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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Spotlight — HIV–related discrimination against women and girls 2020

Spotlight: HIV–related discrimination against women and girls

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UNAIDS

Across the world, gender inequality, violence, poverty and insecurity continue to stoke excessive HIV risk among women and girls, especially those in marginalized and excluded communities.

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Women, Global, Care and support, Gender, Human rights, Inequalities in health, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, Stigma and discrimination, Treatment
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ESTICOM Training material, www.msm-trainings.org

ESTICOM Training Material for Community Health Worker adressing gay men and other MSM

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Barrie Dwyer, Takudzwa Mukiwa, (THT); Matthias Kuske, Dr. Dirk Sander (DAH)

The training material toolbox curriculum for training Community Health Worker (CHW) working with gay men and other MSM was developed in the frame of the EU-funded ESTICOM project (www.esticom.eu). Its aim is to help inceasing the quality of the services CHW...

Tags: Gay men and other MSM, Health care professionals, LGBTI, Men having sex with men (MSM), NGOs, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Northern Europe, Southern Europe, Western Europe, WHO European region, Advocacy, Capacity building, Care and support, Epidemiology, Gender, Harm reduction, Human rights, Media, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Positive prevention, Post-exposure prophylaxis (PeP), Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), Prevention, Quality development and assurance, Resource mobilisation, Sexual and reproductive health, Sexual education, STI's, Stigma and discrimination, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Treatment as prevention (TasP), Universal access, Viral hepatitis
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European Prevention Curriculum 2019 EMCDDA

European Prevention Curriculum

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA)

A handbook for decision-makers, opinion-makers and policy-makers in science-based prevention of substance use

This handbook has been developed with the primary purpose of providing specific reference material for the European Prevention Curriculum (EUPC) training courses. It also serves...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, Global, Advocacy, Care and support, Harm reduction, Testing and counselling, Treatment
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HA-REACT 3rd Laymans Report 2019

Summary of the Activities and Results of the Joint Action on HIV and Co-Infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT)

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

Reporting Period: October 2015 – January 2019

The Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT) addresses existing gaps in the prevention of HIV and other co-infections, especially tuberculosis and viral hepatitis, among people who inject drugs.

The ...

Tags: Health care professionals, NGOs, Policy makers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Capacity building, Harm reduction, Prevention, Quality development and assurance, Resource mobilisation, STI's, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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Top 5 Issues on Medicines Policy for 2018

The top 5 issues in medicines policy for 2018

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European Public Health Alliance (EPHA) AISBL

This brochure introduces the top 5 EU medicines policy issues which will dominate the agenda in 2018.

Tags: Health care professionals, Policy makers, WHO European region, Advocacy, Affordability, Care and support, Inequalities in health, Legislation, Monitoring and Evaluation, Policy, Prevention, Treatment
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HIV Outcomes Recommendations Booklet 2017

HIV Outcomes: Recommendations launched at the European Parliament 2017

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HIV Outcomes Steering Group

The booklet introduces all five recommendations which were are the outcome of a year-long multi-stakeholder process focusing on the long-term health and well-being of people
living with HIV. And the infographic provides an overview of these recommendations.

Two expert roundtables...

Tags: Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Advocacy, Care and support, Prevention, Treatment
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HIV Outcomes Recommendations Leaflet 2017

HIV Outcomes: A New Perspective. 5 Recommendations

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HIV Outcomes Steering Group

The infographic provides an overview of all five recommendations which were are the outcome of a year-long multi-stakeholder process focusing on the long-term health and well-being of people living with HIV. 

Two expert roundtables were held (in December 2016 and June 2017 respectively),...

Tags: Health care professionals, People living with HIV (PLHIV), Global, Advocacy, Care and support, Prevention, Treatment
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SUMMARY OF THE PERIODIC TECHNICAL REPORT JOINT ACTION ON HIV AND CO-INFECTION PREVENTION AND HARM REDUCTION

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HA-REACT

The Joint Action on HIV and Co-infection Prevention and Harm Reduction (HA-REACT) addresses existing gaps in the prevention of HIV and other co-infections, especially tuberculosis (TB) and viral hepatitis. Here you can find a summary of the periodic technical report of HA-REACT.

Tags: Health care professionals, Injecting drug users (IDUs), Policy makers, Prisoners (ex-), Sex workers, WHO European region, Advocacy, HIV and labor, Human rights, Laws and regulations, Testing and counselling, Treatment, Treatment as prevention (TasP), Tubercolosis, Viral hepatitis
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tubidu policy brief

TUBIDU Policy Brief: Empowering the Public Health System and Civil Society to Fight the Tuberculosis Epidemic among Vulnerable Groups

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TUBIDU, a European Commission Health Programme funded project

People who inject drugs (PWID) are at high risk of contracting tuberculosis (TB), whether or not
they are infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The higher risk of TB observed
in PWID is usually the result of associated HIV infection, but it is often more prevalent...

Tags: People who use drugs (PUD), Policy makers, Central Europe, Eastern Europe, Advocacy, Prevention, Treatment, Tubercolosis
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