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Stepping Up The Pace – International Aids Conference 2014

With so much progress having been achieved in the last couple of decades it would be tempting to let the foot off the gas with HIV prevention and care efforts, so to speak. 875 more words

New HIV guidelines urge focus on gay men, sex workers

Five key groups, including gay men, prostitutes and prisoners, have stubbornly high rates of HIV that are threatening progress in the global AIDS battle, and need to be prioritized in plans to target the virus, … 616 more words


Innovating: Implementing the PLACE Method

MEASURE Evaluation has enhanced the quality and amount of information about HIV incidence by working with local governments and organizations in countries throughout the developing world to implement its innovative… 213 more words

Global Health

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure


On April 12, 2014, a Big Island non-profit agency dedicated to stopping the spread of HIV/AIDS, hosted their 3rd Annual Big Island AIDS Walk at Lili’uokalani Gardens in Hilo. 439 more words

An unwise recommendation by the WHO.

PrEP is an HIV prevention intervention in which antiviral medications are taken to interrupt sexual transmission of the virus. It is now being recommended by the WHO for, it seems all   sexually active gay men.  1,030 more words


Should you Take PrEP?

When we first learned how to combat the HIV/AIDS epidemic of the 80’s and 90’s, safe sex was the only surefire answer to prevent HIV infection. 384 more words

LGBT Health

Evaluation of USAID Support for HIV Prevention in Mali

Evaluation of the USAID Support for HIV Prevention in Mali from 2000 to 2010

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) in Mali has been supporting the Malian government since the 1990s in its efforts to prevent HIV transmission through a variety of programs that include research and targeted interventions. 75 more words