Crying for Our Elders – African Orphanhood in the Age of HIV and AIDS

Posted on July 20, 2017 at 12:12 pm

The HIV/AIDS epidemic in Africa has defined the childhoods of an entire generation. Over the past twenty years, international NGOs and charities have devoted immense attention to the millions of African children orphaned by the disease. But in Crying for Our ...

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Evidence brief on the importance of SRHR for HIV prevention among adolescent girls and young women

Posted on July 5, 2017 at 1:03 pm

Over the last several years, countries in the eastern and southern Africa (ESA) region have made significant and commendable progress in preventing mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV and in scaling up HIV treatment efforts. However, despite these gains, there have ...

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Consolidated Guideline on SRHR of women living with HIV

Posted on July 5, 2017 at 12:35 pm

The starting point for this consolidated guideline is the point at which a woman has learnt that she is living with HIV, and it therefore covers key issues for providing comprehensive sexual and reproductive health and rights-related services and support ...

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IAPAC Advocacy Message

Posted on June 16, 2017 at 6:12 am

Dear IAPAC Members, Friends, and Allies,   I write you about an urgent matter at a critical juncture in the global AIDS response. We are building upon significant momentum to attain the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) 90-90-90 targets by ...

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IAVI HIV Vaccine Awareness Campaign 2017

Posted on May 10, 2017 at 10:52 am

This HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (May 18), we invite you to help us celebrate the promise and progress of HIV vaccine research and development (R&D). Researchers are working tirelessly to develop a preventive vaccine and to end AIDS once and ...

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HIV Cure & Cancer Forum: Deadline for abstracts and scholarships

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 2:52 pm

There is one week left to submit abstracts or apply for a scholarship for the International AIDS Society (IAS) HIV Cure & Cancer Forum in Paris on 22-23 July 2017. The deadline for abstract submissions and scholarship applications is 2 ...

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AFEW International Announces Culture Fund for Students

Posted on April 7, 2017 at 4:11 pm

Closing date: 18 April 2017. AFEW International with the support of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs is announcing a Culture Fund for providing support to all sorts of cultural materials and exhibitions to address stigma and discrimination related to ...

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Call for Applications: IAS – KAP Community Actors Declaration

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 10:16 am

Application deadline: 15 April 2017. Putting Key Populations back at the heart of research and the fight against HIV. HIV and key population activists, we need you! Join this process to elaborate the “Community Actors Declaration”, a GIPA 2.0. This ...

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Comorbidity and ageing in HIV infection

Posted on March 29, 2017 at 2:12 pm

In the era of modern combination antiretroviral therapy (cART) the HIV-infected population is ageing. Studies have suggested that HIV-infected individuals, even if appropriately treated with cART, may be at increased risk for several age-related conditions. In this thesis a variety ...

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Independent Multi-country Review of Community Engagement in Grant Making & Implementation Processes: Lessons Learned, Key Principles, and Ways Forward

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 2:09 pm

CLAC’s new independent review shares findings and recommendations for enhancing community engagement, with an emphasis on grant making and grant implementation. Published by MSMGF (The Global Forum on MSM & HIV), this new review synthesizes good practices and proposes a series of strategic actions ...

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