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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Medical eligibility, contraceptive choice, and intrauterine device acceptance among HIV-infected women receiving antiretroviral therapy in Lilongwe, Malawi

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 11:39 am

Objective: To determine medical eligibility for contraceptive use, contraceptive preference, and acceptance of a copper intrauterine device (IUD) among a cohort of HIV-infected women receiving antiretroviral therapy (ART). Methods: All HIV-infected women who received ART and sought contraceptive services at ...

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Trends in all-cause mortality during the scale-up of an antiretroviral therapy programme: a cross-sectional study in Lusaka, Zambia

Posted on October 6, 2014 at 12:29 pm

Objective To follow the trends in all-cause mortality in Lusaka, Zambia, during the scale-up of a national programme of antiretroviral therapy (ART). Methods Between November 2004 and September 2011, we conducted 12 survey rounds as part of a cross-sectional study ...

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