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“Community members brought in useful ideas during AIDS 2018, but I missed support for sharing information after the conference”

My name is Doan Thanh Tung, and I’m the Director of Lighthouse, an organisation by and for LGBT people in Vietnam. Attending the International AIDS Conference in Amsterdam last July was an amazing experience. For me, this was the second time to participate in an international conference as a representative ......

What does ICASA 2017 tell us about what will happen at AIDS 2018?

by Trisa Taro, Program Impact Manager from the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) Last week, at the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA) 2017, governments, global institutions, and activists from across Africa gathered in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. Shrinking space for civil society and key populations As someone ......

ICASA for a first-timer

Hi all! I am Karin van der Velde and I work for the sex work team at Aidsfonds and have been doing so since April. That work also involves activities for the Bridging the Gaps programme. This is my first trip abroad since joining Aidsfonds. I’m in Abidjan to attend ......