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Leadership in the Fight against Homophobia

New York, 11 December 2012 – Secretary-General’s remarks to special event on “Leadership in the Fight against Homophobia” Thank you all for coming to this remarkable meeting. What a meaningful way to commemorate Human Rights Day. I welcome all of the activists, supporters and others here today. The very first …

Universal really means for everyone – Statement to the 30th UNAIDS PCB meeting

Established in 1994 by a resolution of the UN Economic and Social Council and launched in January 1996, UNAIDS is guided by a Programme Coordinating Board (PCB) with representatives of 22 governments from all geographic regions, the UNAIDS Cosponsors, and five representatives of non-governmental organizations (NGOs), including associations of people …

Uniting around a common agenda

Today on Human Rights Day the Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) is pleased to share the People Living with HIV Global Advocacy Agenda, 2013-2015. The Global Advocacy Agenda has guided networks of people living with HIV and other organizations in their advocacy since 1999. Throughout 2012, people living …

Changing policies in Vietnam and Ukraine

New laws influence key populations’ lives – positively and negatively Bridging the Gaps partners SCDI and the Noi Binh Yen group have developed a model where sex workers organize themselves and are empowered to protect themselves and their heath. This model is now inspiring the Vietnamese government in developing a …

Working on a research plan

Workshop participants agreed on five research areas within Bridging the Gaps What motivates people to be engaged in treatment? And what are effective strategies to reach the hard to reach? These are two of the five research areas that were selected during the Bridging the Gaps workshop in Amsterdam, on …