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Practical manual: Legal environment assessment for HIV: An operational guide to conducting national legal, regulatory and policy assessments for HIV

The manual offers step-by-step guidance on how to undertake a national Legal Environment Assessment, with concrete case studies, tools and resources. It is intended to assist governments, civil society and other key stakeholders to develop evidence-informed policy and strategy, to review and reformmore


Summary of the discussion: Taking the Commission’s recommendations forward

This document summarizes the e-discussion on “The Global Commission on HIV and the Law, aimed at analyzing experiences in implementing the Commission’s recommendations one year after the launch of the Commission’s final report, while identifying challenges, good practices and lessons in addressingmore


Discussion Paper on Transgender Health & Human Rights

This discussion paper aims to inform UNDP’s work on transgender health and human right to foster greater understanding on the health and human rights issues that impact trans people and consequently influence their social marginalization. The broad themes traversed by this paper include violence,more


The Capacity of National Human Rights Institutions to Address Human Rights in Relation to Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and HIV

The Regional Report: Capacity of National Human Rights Institutions to Address Human Rights in Relation to Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and HIV is a joint publication by UNDP, the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) and the Asia Pacific Forum of National Human Rightsmore


South Asia Regional Advocacy Framework and Resource Guide

South Asia Regional Advocacy Framework and Resource Guide is developed in partnership with SAARCLAW and it aims to assist organizations in South Asia to work together on advocacy priorities for addressing the legal and policy barriers that prevent MSM and transgender people from enjoying the rightmore

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