Services Under Siege: The Impact of Anti-LGBT Violence on HIV Programs

Posted on December 15, 2015 at 2:34 am

Due to their increased visibility, LGBT rights defenders and service providers are at increased risk for violent attacks. Not only are these incidents violations of basic human rights, they have ...

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WHO: Consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs for treating and preventing HIV infection: what’s new

Posted on December 8, 2015 at 2:31 am

The 2015 guidelines includes 10 new recommendations to improve the quality and efficiency of services to people living with HIV. Implementation of the recommendations in these guidelines on universal eligibility ...

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Key populations make the change: four years Bridging the Gaps. Results Report Bridging the Gaps (2011-2015)

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 11:51 am

At its inception in 2011, Bridging the Gaps was one of the first programmes of this scale to focus on investing in the health and rights of key populations. Now ...

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JIAS Special Issue: Sexual and reproductive health and human rights of women living with HIV

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 11:46 am

The contributions in this Supplement from researchers, clinicians, programme managers, policy makers, and women living with HIV demands an important appreciation that the field of sexual and reproductive health and ...

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Children & AIDS: Statistical Update

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 11:44 am

At World AIDS Day 2015, UNICEF issued the Children & AIDS statistical update: http://childrenandaids.org/situation

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On the Fast-Track to end AIDS by 2030: Focus on location and population

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 11:41 am

Within the pages of this World AIDS Day report, Focus on location and population, are more than 50 examples of how countries are getting on the Fast-Track. It shows how governments are ...

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[Film] It’s About the People: Tanzania’s VMMC Program Gets it Right

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 7:25 am

It’s About the People: Tanzania’s VMMC Program Gets it Right, a film by award-winning documentary filmmaker Lisa Russell and narrated by Common in English and Fid Q in Kiswahili, documents ...

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2015 Progress Report on the Global Plan

Posted on December 3, 2015 at 11:33 am

2015 Progress Report on the Global Plan Towards the Elimination of New HIV Infections among Children and Keeping their Mothers Alive This is the fourth annual report of the Global Plan, ...

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Youth, Technology, and HIV: Recent Advances and Future Directions

Posted on November 13, 2015 at 11:14 am

Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2015 Dec;12(4):500-15. doi: 10.1007/s11904-015-0280-x. Abstract Technology, including mobile technologies and social media, offers powerful tools to reach, engage, and retain youth and young adults in HIV prevention and ...

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Px Wire, AVAC’s quarterly newsletter on HIV prevention research and implementation, October-December, Volume 8, Number 4

Posted on November 10, 2015 at 11:50 am

In this issue, we decipher the strengths and limitations of the multiple recent developments impacting HIV prevention: new PEPFAR targets, new UNAIDS targets, new guidelines on ART and PrEP from ...

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