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HIV infections soar amongst Eastern European 'street youth'

As many as 40% of young people living on the streets in some areas of Eastern Europe are infected with HIV, according to doctors, activists

Published
20 July 2010
By
Mara Kardas-Nelson
Behaviour change programmes have had little impact on HIV incidence amongst girls and women in poorer countries

Behavioural change interventions to prevent sexual transmission of HIV among women and girls in resource-limited settings have had limited success, according to a systematic review

Published
19 May 2010
By
Michael Carter
HIV rate could be higher in black Americans because of less sexual mixing

Researchers from the San Francisco Department of Public Health have published findings that, they say, support the idea that HIV prevalence may be higher in

Published
13 July 2009
By
Gus Cairns
Interventions needed in Cambodia to reduce HIV transmission from wealthier urban men to their wives

A household survey in Cambodia found an HIV prevalence of 0.6%, and also found that infection was more common in urban areas and in wealthier

Published
10 July 2009
By
Roger Pebody
Beliefs about gender equality predict multiple concurrent sexual partnerships

Beliefs about gender equality are strongly predictive of multiple concurrent partnerships and HIV risk behaviours in South Africa, suggesting that better prevention of HIV could

Published
08 April 2009
By
Hayden Eastwood
Stigma drives HIV-positive gay men’s sexual risk-taking

HIV-positive gay men’s experiences of stigma and rejection by sexual partners strongly influence their involvement in casual sex and discourage them from practicing many risk-reduction

Published
06 March 2009
By
Roger Pebody
Internalised homophobia leads to sexual risk taking by HIV-positive gay men

Internalised homophobia is associated with sexual risk behaviour amongst HIV-positive gay and bisexual men, US research published in the journal AIDS Education and Prevention suggests.

Published
01 January 2009
By
Michael Carter
Chinese HIV prevention with drug users undermined by police

Chinese police and security forces are driving injecting drug users away from prevention services, undermining the country’s efforts to contain a growing epidemic among China’s

Published
11 December 2008
By
Keith Alcorn
Immigration and prevention: the effect of migration on risk behaviour

A range of risk behaviours are more common for men after migration, reported researchers at the International AIDS Conference on August 5th. Sex with

Published
15 August 2008
By
Roger Pebody
Ethnic minority gay men in UK have very different rates of HIV infection despite similar behaviours

The largest study to date on ethnic minority gay men and men who have sex with men (MSM) in the UK has found significant variations

Published
14 August 2008
By
Gus Cairns

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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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