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Checking HIV data at every step

No disease has the same level of timely and accurate data collection, analysis and distribution as HIV. With credible and up-to-date data, countries and the international community can plan effective…

UNAIDS calls for bold action to end TB and AIDS

GENEVA, 23 March 2018—Ahead of World TB Day 2018, UNAIDS is calling on all partners to take unprecedented and bold action to advance efforts to end tuberculosis (TB) and AIDS…

Aidspan publishes new issue of ‘Global Fund Observer’

Aidspan: Global Fund Observer Aidspan, an independent watchdog of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, published Issue 333 of the “Global Fund Observer.” The newsletter includes articles…

The Kirby Institute mourns the passing of Kirby Institute Director, Professor David Cooper, AO

One of UNSW Sydney’s and Australia’s most distinguished academic leaders, Scientia Professor David Cooper, passed away on Sunday 18 March after a short illness. Professor Cooper was internationally renowned, initiating…

61st Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

Statement by UNAIDS on the occasion of the 61st Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs, Vienna, 15 March 2018 Madam President, excellencies, civil society partners and colleagues, thank you for…

The need for a holistic approach to women and HIV

It has long been recognized that the response to HIV can’t exist in isolation, but must be integrated within a broader health and development agenda. A daylong event set out…

Why women with HIV are persistently invisible – and how we can challenge it

The night before International Women’s Day, I volunteered behind the bar at “A Catwalk for Power, Resistance and Hope”, a fabulous fashion show for women with HIV organised by ACT…

Ending AIDS by 2030: catchy slogan or sincere goal?

To move towards ending AIDS by 2030, HIV resources should be allocated cost-effectively. Researchers used the Optima HIV model to estimate how global HIV resources could be retargeted for greatest…

MSMGF publication: Getting on Track in Agenda 2030

A new report released today (March 12) by the Global Forum on MSM and HIV (MSMGF) in collaboration with the Global Platform to Fast Track the Human Rights and HIV…

March 2018 issue of The Lancet HIV now online

The Lancet HIV is an exclusively online journal dedicated to publishing original research that advocates change in, or illuminates, HIV clinical practice. It publishes translational, epidemiological, clinical, operational, and implementation…