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Europe and CIS Regional Human Development Report 2008

The human cost of social exclusion   The report draws on data from an innovative six-country research study conducted by UNDP together with Oxford University researchers and local social research institutes and organisations of people living with HIV that looked at exclusion in the health,more


HIV Vulnerabilities Faced by Women Migrants: from Asia to the Arab States

The study aims at contributing to more responsive policies and programmes that will ensure the safe movement of Asian migrant women as well as facilitating access to HIV prevention, care, and support services throughout the full cycle of migration. more


Examination of Pharmaceutical Patents: Developing a Public Health Perspective

This report highlights the importance of examining pharmaceutical patents from a public health perspective and contributes to the discussion on suitable guidelines for patent examiners. The report is an outcome of a seminar, jointly organized by UNDP and WHO, held in South Africa. more


Enabling effective voluntary counselling and testing for MSM

This paper is intended to explain what we know about men who have sex with men (MSM) and Volunteer Counseling and Testing (VCT) in China and describe the serious risk that HIV presents to this group. It also aims to illustrate the invaluable role community based organizations can play inmore


The Challenge of HIV and AIDS: UNDP's Response to the Epidemic in China

This fact sheet briefly discusses challenges of HIV in China and UNDP responses. UNDP, as a cosponsor of the United Nations Joint Programme on AIDS (2007-2010) in China, is complementing the work of other UN agencies by applying its unique resources to address specific HIV-related challengesmore

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