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Case Study

There continues to be a tremendous focus on enrolling people in treatment programs and ensuring that they remain in care. This case study examines

Although many in Ecuador do not recognize the link between gender-based violence (GBV) and HIV, the Ministry of Public Health has made an effort to

In many cases, HIV programming collapses transgender people under the umbrella category of men who have sex with men without taking into considerat

In Zambia's border towns and commercial corridors, the HIV prevalence rate has been significantly increased by a high transient population. This ca

During emergencies, the fragile healthcare infrastructures in many developing countries cannot address acute injuries while continuing to manage ch

Gender inequality is a major contributor to men who have sex with men's (MSM) vulnerability to HIV. Understanding the gender dynamics of MSM, as we

Together, a support network plus access to legal and psychological support are essential components of HIV programming for most-at-risk populations

Integrating strategies to address gender inequity and change harmful gender norms is an increasingly important component of HIV programs, including

In Nicaragua, HIV prevention for "sexually diverse" populations, including men who have sex with men (MSM), is made significantly more difficult by

Men who have sex with men (MSM) have been neglected in HIV programming in sub-Saharan Africa, frequently ignored in national strategies and hidden

Promising Practice

Strategically Managing AIDS Response in the Workplace (SMARTWork) works in partnership with the Nigerian Business Coalition Ag

Memory work is a practical, child-centered, community-led approach that encourages families to communicate openly about HIV an

In this HIV prevention trial sponsored by the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 34 communities in Africa (in South A

The Hareg Project followed the approach that PMTCT programs succeed when they are well-integrated into antenatal care (ANC) an

HIV Prevention Knowledge Base Entry

Positive Health, Dignity, and Prevention (PHDP) interventions target people living with HIV to promote health and reduce the risk of transmission t

Technical Consultation Material

March 2011, Caribbean - This summit provided a forum for participants to discuss HIV programming for most-at-risk populations and other vu

Report

AIDSTAR-One, en colaboración con el Centro de Investigación y Estudios de la Salud (CIES), la Red Trans de Nicaragua, Asociación Nicaragüense de

Para conocer mejor a la población trans de Panamá y sus necesidades de salud, así como los factores que les impiden acceder a una adecuada atención

Para conocer mejor a la población trans de Guatemala y sus necesidades de salud, así como los factores que les impiden acceder a una adecuada atenc

Para conocer mejor a la población trans de El Salvador y sus necesidades de salud, así como los factores que les impiden acceder a una adecuada ate

Although Thailand has made significant improvement in mitigating its HIV epidemic, it has not effectively reached men who have sex with men (MSM)

Technical Brief

This technical brief documents promising practices in critical services related to the psychological and social wellbeing of perinatally-infected c

Highlights the key mental health issues in the continuum of HIV care and reviews promising programmatic practices for addressing these issues in re

HIV serodiscordant couples, in which one partner is HIV-positive and the other is HIV-negative, are increasingly recognized as a priority for HIV

Although only 4 of the 12 Anglophone Caribbean countries publicly collect HIV prevalence data among men who have sex with men (MSM), in Jamaica,

Gender inequity is a fundamental driver in the HIV epidemic, and integrating strategies to address gender inequity and change harmful gender no

Health Policy Initiative Document

Describes a proposal-writing workshop for HIV NGOs in Mexico.

Describes how NGOs in Chiapas halted passage of a law criminalizing HIV transmission.

This case study describes how TO1 of the HPI and its predecessor, the POLICY Project, helped establish Kenya's first national network of HIV-positi

This brief describes how the HPI's support has helped NEPHAK emerge as a strong, sustainable institution, able to successfully champion the rights

This document describes how HPI and KETAM have successfully championed Kenyans' right to access affordable HIV treatment, care, and support service

This brief describes how TO1 of the HPI in Kenya helped HIV-positive health workers come together to form a network to fight stigma and discriminat

This document describes the HPI's efforts to support HIV positive teachers in Kenya in fighting stigma and discrimination, advocating for teachers'

This brief documents how in 2008 PLHIV came together to form two national networks: the Vietnam Network of People Living with HIV (VNP+) and the Vi

This brief documents the involvement of Islamic leaders in Indonesia in influencing policies and attitudes towards HIV at the community level.

This publication details how the work of the HPI and its partners has given a core group of PLHIV the tools to break the isolation PLHIV face in th

This success story focuses on how the first-ever registered NGO for HIV-positive women in Mexico promotes empowerment and networking.

This guide is designed to help facilitators conduct a training to reduce stigma and discrimination in clinical care and HIV VCT centers.

The course, available on the USAID website, explores and examines stigma and discrimination as they relate to HIV and AIDS.

This document summarizes recommendations regarding policy and interventions targeted towards MSM and TG.

The HPI piloted HIV clinic-based screening for violence and other forms of S&D against MSM and TG in select sites in Mexico and Thailand.