Category Archives: Human rights impact

AIDS 2018: New technologies, new data, new risks

While new technologies are generating real excitement among donors, important questions of risks and ethics may be left in the shadows. Continue reading

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AIDS 2018: Award to Allan Maleche, a “tireless crusader”

The second of a series of four articles for Health and Human Rights on the 2018 International AIDS Conference.  * July 23, 2018 AIDS 2018 is honoring human rights advocates and acknowledging their work is becoming ever more challenging in many … Continue reading

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African Commission recognizes that closing civic space hurts the fight against HIV

The African Commission warns that closing civic space harms the fight against HIV/AIDS. Continue reading

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How punitive laws lead to bad HIV data

Criminalization leads to unreliable HIV data for men who have sex with men. Continue reading

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TB, Human Rights and the Law: “Tell it like it is”

Stop TB Partnership’s workshop on TB and human rights this week: fired up and ready for action. Continue reading

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Models meet reality? TB meets HIV

What mathematical models miss about TB and HIV. Continue reading

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Don’t Brexit the AIDS response: The world we come home to from Durban

Hands off the lawyers, hands off the drugs. Continue reading

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Who monitors human rights in health?

With new health-related human rights indicators on the way, who will monitor progress? Continue reading

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What counts in the new UNAIDS strategy

UNAIDS should commit to integrating human rights into disease impact models on which its targets are based. Continue reading

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