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Advocacy in Practice – Using Research Findings to Advocate for LGBT Friendly Health Services in Costa Rica

[youtube]http://youtu.be/iQdm6J8XXac[/youtube] Costa Rica is known to be a pioneer in Latin America when it comes to human rights. However, for lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgender (LGBT) people in this country, it is a completely different story. Discrimination still widely exists, even in health care settings. This limits their access to …

We are in a position to inspire others to work together – An interview with Marieke Ridder, programme manager Sex Work Projects at Aidsfonds

You recently travelled to Bolivia. What was the purpose of your visit? The purpose of this visit was to exchange expertise between Aidsfonds and ICCO Cooperation. The two organisations form an alliance to run the Stepping Up, Stepping Out Project (SUSO), which focuses on the economic empowerment of sex workers …

Road map for key populations and PLHIV for ICASA

The 17th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA) will take place from 7-12 December in Cape Town, South Africa. If you are attending ICASA 2013, we would like to recommend these two Roadmaps: ICASA Roadmap for PLHIV (developed by our partner GNP+) ICASA Roadmap for Key Populations (developed by Andrew Scheibe) ICASA roadmap …