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  • Activists United and Ignited by Urgency for HIV Prevention in Europe: EATG and AVAC call for the rollout of PrEP as a proven HIV prevention strategy

    Initiated and organised entirely by the community of people living with and at risk for HIV, the second European HIV Prevention Summit brought together representatives of civil society, the pharmaceutical industry, researchers and academia in Brussels between 29 and 31 January. In addition to a thorough examination of PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis), the summit discussed the latest developments in the research fields of vaccines, rectal and vaginal microbicides and antibodies and their utility in HIV prevention.

    03 February 2016 | EATG
  • High-level meeting on HIV/AIDS – how to get involved

    This URGENT ACTION ALERT aims to inform civil society organizations on how to get involved in the high-level meeting on HIV/AIDS to be held during the UN General Assembly in New York in June 8 - 10 2016.

    02 February 2016 | ICASO
  • Only 3 Presidential Candidates Share How They Will Address HIV

    Only 3 out of the 16 candidates running for president answered GMHC's survey on how they plan to govern on issues concerning HIV.

    01 February 2016 | HIVPlus
  • Obama's State of the Union: 'We're on Track to End HIV/AIDS'

    Surely a nod to the HIV and hepatitis C outbreaks in Indiana, Obama said he hopes the nation will battle prescription drug abuse and heroin abuse.

    14 January 2016 | Poz magazine news
  • U.S. Still in Danger of Losing War on AIDS, C.D.C. Director Says

    Despite major medical advances and more than 30 years of effort, the United States is still in danger of losing the war on AIDS, according to the country’s top disease-control official.

    03 December 2015 | New York Times
  • Clinton archives reveal AIDS fund chief pushed out in 2012

    A series of recently released emails by former US secretary of state Hillary Clinton contradict the official motive given for Michel Kazatchkine leaving his top post at The Global Fund to Fight AIDS in 2012.

    02 November 2015 | Yahoo News / AFP
  • Hepatitis C: behind new wonder drugs lies a terrible dilemma

    The cost of new hepatitis C drugs presents a conundrum for policy professionals across the world: if we cannot afford to treat everyone in need immediately, how should we go about allocating the limited number of treatments that we can afford?

    29 October 2015 | The Conversaion
  • Canada: Change was promised - time to deliver

    With a new government in power in Canada, the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network says ”There is real potential for making some significant legislative changes on several key fronts.” Including more funding.

    28 October 2015 | Positive Lite
  • Christine Stegling appointed new Executive Director of the Alliance

    Ms Stegling is currently the Executive Director of the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC), a global network of activists advocating for HIV treatment access. She replaces the current Alliance Executive Director Alvaro Bermejo who in June announced his decision to step down from the role at the end of November 2015.

    12 October 2015 | International HIV/AIDS Alliance
  • 10 Big Issues Discussed at the United States Conference on AIDS

    Over the weekend, thousands of HIV/AIDS advocates met up in Washington, DC, for this year’s United States Conference on AIDS (USCA). As a wrap-up, POZ compiled some social media highlights from USCA that drill down into the top 10 issues we noticed permeating the conference.

    15 September 2015 | Poz
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