Search through all our worldwide HIV and AIDS news and features, using the topics below to filter your results by subjects including HIV treatment, transmission and prevention, and hepatitis and TB co-infections.

Transgender people news

Show

From To
New Publication Highlights Realities of Access to HIV Drugs and Other Essential Medicines for Key Populations Globally

A new policy brief explains how prevailing economic and trade interests compromise access to life-saving generic drugs, resulting in a devastating impact on communities of people living with HIV and key populations, including men who have sex with men (MSM), transgender people, sex workers and people who inject drugs.

Published
08 November 2013
From
Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF)
How Bandung’s Transgender Community Is Taking on HIV/AIDs One Test at a Time

Transgenders are stigmatized because they are vulnerable to HIV, which means they are marginalized within society and lack access to formal employment, she said. Eventually, they are forced into the streets to become sex workers, which makes them even more vulnerable to HIV and stigmatization.

Published
11 October 2013
From
Jakarta Globe
Who will PrEP be for?

Whether pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is adopted and is effective as an HIV prevention method depends crucially on people’s subjective assessment of whether they are at risk of HIV,

Published
01 October 2013
By
Gus Cairns
South American survey finds rectal microbicide formulated as a douche acceptable

A qualitative study of 140 men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women (TGW) in three cities in Peru and Ecuador has found

Published
18 September 2013
By
Gus Cairns
South Australian Government forces closure of AIDS Council

The local South Australian LGBTI community, people living with HIV/AIDS and the country’s leading HIV/AIDS organisations have expressed their shock and disappointment after the SA government decided to withdraw funding from the state’s AIDS Council forcing its closure.

Published
31 July 2013
From
Star Observer
Tackling HIV Among Key Populations

Today amfAR is releasing our latest issue brief, “Tackling HIV/AIDS Among Key Populations”. The brief combines the latest science and best-practice on addressing the epidemic among female sex workers, men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs, and transgender individuals.

Published
29 July 2013
From
amfAR
In a Mexican border town, a friend in the fight against AIDS

Rosember López Samayoa helps those in Chiapas, Mexico, who bear a double stigma: migrants who also are LGBT.

Published
16 July 2013
From
Christian Science Monitor
Bangkok PrEP study finds PrEP efficacy is related to drug exposure

The 7th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Pathogenesis, Treatment and Prevention heard two late-breaker presentations providing new data about two studies of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in injecting drug

Published
04 July 2013
By
Gus Cairns
AIDS 2012 Conference Organizer's Response to MSMGF

Published
20 June 2013
From
AIDS 2012
New Analysis of World’s Premier AIDS Conference Finds Poor Coverage of Populations Most-at-Risk for HIV

Hundreds of Organizations Worldwide Call on Conference Organizers to Increase Meaningful Coverage of Gay Men, Transgender People, People Who Inject Drugs, and Sex Workers.

Published
20 June 2013
From
Global Forum on MSM & HIV

Filter by country