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Implementation of the Report

The Africa Regional Judges’ Forum on HIV, Human Rights and the Law convene for two days’ deliberations at Johannesburg (Republic of South Africa) on 14–15 October, 2014

15 October 2014
In Africa, the HIV epidemic has raised and continues to raise new and complex legal and human rights' issues and challenges and engagement of the Judiciary in this issue is vital. There is wide recognition that the judiciary can play a critical role in…

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Media-Driven Stigma Continues With New HIV Criminalization Case

10 November 2014
Despite the immense progress made in the battle to destigmatize HIV and end HIV criminalization laws, the mainstream media is failing to catch up and join the fight. In some cases, the media's coverage of HIV criminalization becomes the source of stigma. A…