Category Archives: Civil society

The silence at AIDS 2020 Virtual

Reprinted from Harvard Health and Human Rights Journal. For decades, the International AIDS Conference has successfully convened a massive biannual meeting, bringing together a diverse community of scientists, researchers, activists and officials, as well as a smattering of celebrities. At a … Continue reading

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Health aid accountability and the politics of data

This webinar was organized on June 26, 2020 by the Kampala Initiative: Challenging Realities of “Aid”. Speakers included Dr. John Waters (Caribbean Vulnerable Communities) and Hayden Barthelmy (GrenCHAP), civil society activists from the Caribbean who successfully conducted an HIV study … Continue reading

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Online events on the Uncounted

Three events, including one featuring the activists in the book discussing their work. Continue reading

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The Uncounted book is out

Here’s a link and a discount code to buy the book. Continue reading

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Is civic space closing in global health?

Leading international activists and journalists debate as part of the Graduate Institute’s 73rd World Health Assembly week. Continue reading

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Right On Podcast, Episode 1: When the coronavirus comes in the door, do human rights go out the window?

What trade-offs should we make between our rights and the greater public good? Continue reading

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Winter Road: Rotterdam to Vilnius

Ghosts of the past and an independent artists’ republic, on the road across northern Europe. Continue reading

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Hundreds sign letter to call on China to free Changsha 3

Over 200 individuals and organizations from Africa, Asia, Latin America, Caribbean, E Europe & C Asia called on China to release 3 legal activists. Continue reading

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End HIV discrimination: Free the Changsha Three

Chinese HIV anti-discrimination activists charged with state subversion. Continue reading

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The Global Fund, Governance and Public Health

Recording of the June 2019 webinar Continue reading

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