Global consultation documents best practices, key principles, and practical approaches for engaging MSM in HIV treatment

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:10 am

Earlier this year, the MSMGF partnered with the Pangaea Global AIDS Foundation to host a global consultation on increasing engagement in the treatment cascade for gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM) living with HIV. The ...

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Yes, doctor, I took my anti-HIV meds (but really, I didn’t)

Posted on December 1, 2014 at 7:47 am

For years, health researchers have been excited about two new weapons in the war on HIV — a vaginal gel and a pill. Both reduce the likelihood of HIV transmission during intercourse and could give young women in Africa, where ...

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The Role of Global-Lev​el Advocacy in Addressing HIV among Key Population​s

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Role of Global-Level Advocacy in Addressing HIV among Key Populations New report details recent global advocacy strategies and outcomes achieved to enhance health and human rights for key populations November 5, 2014 – A new report released today examines ...

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Pregnancy and HIV disease progression: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 8:27 am

Objective To assess whether pregnancy accelerates HIV disease progression. Methods Studies comparing progression to HIV-related illness, low CD4 count, AIDS-defining illness, HIV-related death, or any death in HIV-infected pregnant and non-pregnant women were included. Relative risks (RR) for each outcome ...

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Ministerial Commitment on comprehensive sexuality education and sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents and young people in Eastern and Southern African

Posted on November 6, 2014 at 9:40 am

In late 2011, under the leadership of UNAIDS and with the support of the Regional Economic Communities (EAC and SADC), the UN initiated a process that aimed to develop and implement a commitment around the needs and rights of young ...

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GLOBAL ACTION WITH LOCAL IMPACT WHY ADVOCACY MATTERS: Advocacy Achievements of the Bridging the Gaps Global Partners

Posted on November 5, 2014 at 8:38 am

November 5, 2014 – A new report released today examines the role of global-level advocacy in addressing HIV among key populations, including people living with HIV (PLHIV), people who inject drugs, sex workers, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) ...

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Family Life and HIV Education for Junior Secondary Schools: Students’ Handbook, 2nd Edition

Posted on November 4, 2014 at 11:08 am

This handbook aims to empower young people with the knowledge and skills to live happy and healthy lives. It provides answers to many of the questions young people usually have about the physical and emotional issues they face during adolescence. ...

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Family Life and HIV Education for Junior Secondary Schools: Students’ Handbook, 2nd Edition

Posted on November 4, 2014 at 10:27 am

This handbook aims to empower young people with the knowledge and skills to live happy and healthy lives. It provides answers to many of the questions young people usually have about the physical and emotional issues they face during adolescence. ...

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Share-Net Debriefing report IAC 2014

Posted on November 4, 2014 at 10:03 am

Please find attached the report of IAC 2014 which Share-Net organised at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, September 18th 2014. Presentations where held by DGIS and our members, which can also be found in the attachments. For any inquiries, please ...

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IAVI Annual Report 2013

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 11:42 am

This report details key activities in 2013 that support IAVI’s mission to develop safe, effective, accessible, preventive HIV vaccines for use throughout the world. Shared byInternational AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI)    

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