NAM news and opinions

New booklet: A long life with HIV

Amelia Jones
Published: 18 September 2018

We have produced a new booklet that provides information on living well with HIV as you get older. A long life with HIV is available to read online, and in print through our patient information scheme.;

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The struggle for sexual and reproductive health and rights in central and eastern Europe

Greta Hughson
Published: 31 August 2018
Astra network workshop in Croatia

Marta Szostak is the coordinator of Astra, the Central and Eastern European Women's Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, based in Poland. We spoke to Marta about the current situation in the region for women and women’s rights organisations.;

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New role for Keith Alcorn at NAM

Published: 22 August 2018

After an incredible 27 years as a staff member at NAM, Keith Alcorn is stepping into a new role and a new relationship with the organisation. Going forward, Keith will be working with us as a freelance consultant, contributing news and conference reporting to and editing, our website covering hepatitis treatment news.;

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Amsterdam 2018: the Undetectable conference

Gus Cairns
Published: 31 July 2018

People remember certain International AIDS Conferences as historic breakthroughs. There was Vancouver 1996, when we heard that antiretroviral therapy worked (I wasn't there), and Durban 2000, when we resolved to get it to everyone (I was).;

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People on effective HIV treatment don’t pass the virus to sexual partners

Published: 24 July 2018
Alison Rodger at the PARTNER 2 press conference. Photo by Liz Highleyman.

We’re as confident now that undetectable gay men pose no risk of HIV transmission as we already were for heterosexuals, researchers say;

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Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap

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