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Action Plan on HIV/AIDS in the EU and neighbouring countries: 2014-2016

Published
19 March 2014
From
European Commission
10 myths about the AIDS response

Peter Piot has called on the AIDS movement to take a cold, hard look at the lessons learned, and counter what he sees as the dangerous myths that could lead to a collective state of denial.

Published
17 February 2014
From
International HIV/AIDS Alliance
The Year in Global Health: Top 10 stories in HIV, TB around the world

HIV, TB research, funding, policy developments, setbacks of 2013 lay out promises and challenges for 2014.

Published
20 December 2013
From
Science Speaks
Romanian Culture Minister resigns after inappropriate comments about HIV/AIDS budget

The Romanian Culture Minister has resigned after saying he didn’t understand why such a high amount was spent on HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment, adding he was “shocked” when he realised the amount of Shakespeare festivals that could be organised with the money.

Published
13 December 2013
From
Romania Insider
Mandela arrived late to the fight against HIV-AIDS

Mr. Mandela’s career was characterized by vision, his ability to see long-term implications and solutions for immediate problems. But his foresight failed him (or, at best, was clouded by competing demands) on the threat posed by HIV-AIDS.

Published
07 December 2013
From
The Globe and Mail
AIDS campaigners remember Mandela

AIDS campaigners have mourned the death of Nelson Mandela, declaring his stand against taboo and stigma had turned the tide against the killer disease.

Published
07 December 2013
From
Nine MSN
South Africa to host the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016)

The International AIDS Society (IAS) announced today the selection of Durban, South Africa, as the host city of the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016), the most important event for all those working in the HIV field, including scientists, policymakers, activists, political leaders, healthcare providers, people living with HIV and others committed to the global response to HIV and AIDS.

Published
02 December 2013
From
International AIDS Society
amfAR and Treatment Action Group Call for a Strategic Research Agenda Needed to End HIV/AIDS in the United States

Recent scientific findings prove that providing access to routine testing for HIV, and ensuring that people living with HIV have access to care, helps people with the virus live longer, and reduces the number of people newly infected. Yet research, policy, and funding for health care access are in danger as federal budget paralysis and the impact of sequestration has forced across-the-board cuts to federal spending.

Published
02 December 2013
From
TAG
One of the World's Tiniest, Poorest Countries Is Redefining HIV Care

In Rwanda, success is measured not by how many people live and die, but by how many take their medication and lead normal lives.

Published
02 December 2013
From
The Atlantic
World AIDS Day: Has China's PM made strides in HIV prevention?

After covering up a major epidemic, China's Li Keqiang has made what some call a halfhearted pitch for awareness.

Published
02 December 2013
From
Al Jazeera

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