HIV-Related Stigma and Discrimination in Asia

Many notable successes in both prevention and treatment of HIV, however stigma and discrimination remains an intractable problem associated with AIDS epidemic. Review addresses the intersection between stigma, discrimination and human development focusing on manner in which people living with HIV more


HIV/AIDS: The Gender Dimension Fact Sheet

The fact sheet discusses the reasons for growing feminization of the AIDS epidemic and how to address it. It illustrates an example from Ethiopia which adopted Community Conversations methodology to openly discuss taboos and solutions to coping with AIDS. more


Health Sector Response to HIV/AIDS among Men who have Sex with Men

The report is an outcome of the consultations on “Health sector response to HIV among men who have sex with men” which was held in Hong Kong from 18 to 20 February 2009. The aim of the consultation was to discuss ways of scaling up the health sector response to the emerging HIV epidemic in MSM and more


Hoping and Coping: A Call for Action- The Capacity Challenge of HIV in LDCs

Publication describes the human and institutional capacity challenges posed by HIV/AIDS epidemic, illustrating why Least Developed Countries (LDCs) are particularly vulnerable and why urgent action is needed. more


Human Trafficking and HIV: Exploring vulnerabilities and responses in South Asia

An independent regional research study commissioned by UNDP with support from the Government of Japan has revealed an alarming trend of trafficking of girls and women and HIV infection in South Asia. The study found that a large number of those at the risk of being trafficked in South Asia are more

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