Follow Up Stories

Contribution – Enda Sante
Contribution – Enda Sante  FrançaisLe Supplément au Rapport de la Commission Globale sur le VIH et le Droit met en

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Opinion: Universal health coverage is out of reach unless we eliminate discrimination
By: Mandeep DhaliwalZero discrimination is more than a slogan. It is essential for achieving universal health coverage.According to WHO and

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Reviewing laws and policies for a more effective HIV response in Sierra Leone
A review of laws and policies in Sierra Leone identified key areas for reform in creating a more effective HIV

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Making the SDGs work for key populations in Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa – More than 50 members of the Africa Key Population Experts Group gathered this week in Johannesburg to

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Addressing legal barriers to fast-track the HIV and TB response in Africa
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 3 August 2017 – Six years after the first Africa Regional Dialogue on HIV and the Law and

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Evidence- and rights- based laws and policies are key to ending AIDS
On the five-year anniversary of the Global Commission on HIV and the Law’s groundbreaking report, former members of the Commission

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Regional judges meet to promote law as a tool to strengthen the HIV response in Africa
High and Supreme Court judges from across Africa gathered in Johannesburg, South Africa this week for an annual forum to

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10 years on from landmark human rights principles, LGBTI and human rights experts reflect on progress, setbacks
Bangkok — On the anniversary of the murder of two LGBTI activists by extremists in Bangladesh, participants at a global Conference on

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Advancing the Human Rights and Inclusion of LGBTI People: A Handbook for Parliamentarians
SummaryAdvancing the Human Rights and Inclusion of LGBTI People: A Handbook for Parliamentarians has been jointly produced by the United Nations

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New issue brief on advancing human rights, equality and inclusive governance to end AIDS
UNDP has released a new Issue Brief, titled Advancing Human Rights, Equality and Inclusive Governance to End AIDS. The Issue

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Vulnerable to violence: empowering women in South Sudan
It is a violation of women's rights, a major global health problem, and is experienced by approximately one in three

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Do more than make some noise…
The theme of this year's Zero Discrimination Day is make some noise. Raising our voices in solidarity for compassion, diversity,

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Why we must fight harder for the rights of young women and girls
In her 2013 memoir, activist Malala Yousafzai recounts a moment that changes not only the course of her destiny but

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The Keystone Of The Global AIDS Response
On World AIDS Day, we mourn the tragic loss of 1.1 million people to AIDS this year, and reiterate that

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Helen Clark: Statement on World AIDS Day 2016
This World AIDS Day serves as a reminder of the urgent need to come together as a global community and

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Female Nurses in Demand: UNDP Trains 200+ Young Women to Save Lives in Rural Areas
23 October 2016, Jalalabad, Nangarhar – In a very ordinary hostel in Jalalabad, something extraordinary is going on. A young

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UNDP and Global Fund sign a new $7 million grant to address barriers to HIV services in eight Caribbean countries
New York - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Fund have signed a new US$7 million grant

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Working with African judges to protect rights of people living with HIV
More than 30 judges from 14 African countries convened in Johannesburg, South Africa 15­–17 June this year for the third

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2015-2016 Annual Report on UNDP’s partnership with the Global Fund
HIV, tuberculosis (TB) and malaria claim the lives of up to four million people every year. People living in low

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United Nations Secretary-General’s High-Level Panel on Access to Medicines Calls for New Deal to Close the Health Innovation and Access
Whether it's the rising price of the EpiPen, or new outbreaks of diseases, like Ebola, Zika and yellow fever, the

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UNDP and the Global Fund partner with Zimbabwe to strengthen HIV prevention and treatment services
New York - The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Fund strengthened their partnership with additional funding of

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