UNAIDS, AIDS Data Hub, UNODC, UNFPA, UNDP - 08 October 2014
UNAIDS, AIDS Data Hub, UNODC, UNFPA and UNDP have recently published an infographic (see below) capturing the situation of punitive laws in countries of Asia and the Pacific, as of October 2014. Read more...
UNDP - 02 October 2014
A High-level Roundtable on Gender Identity, Rights and the Law was held in Hong Kong on 2 October. Read more...
UNDP, Network of Francophone Parliamentarians on HIV, TB and Malaria - 30 September 2014
On 29-30 September 2014, the 12th Meeting of the Network of Parliamentarians on HIV/AIDS Tuberculosis and Malaria was held in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Read more...
UNDP, UNAIDS, Pyoe Pin - 24 September 2014
NAY PYI TAW, 24 September 2014-A national HIV legal review report, launched in Myanmar's capital Nay Pyi Taw , calls for immediate and long-term legal reform and capacity building to ensure access to health and HIV prevention and treatment services for people living with HIV (PLHIV) and key affected populations. Read more...
UNDP - 21 August 2014
I have been working for several years with policy- and law-makers to support a rights-based response to HIV and contribute to stemming the tide of the epidemic. Read more...
UNDP - 19 August 2014
Yangon - More than 60 people representing the communities affected by HIV, TB and cancer, as well as health service providers and policy makers last week participated in a consultation on Myanmar's draft intellectual property law, marking an important step ensuring that community voices are included in the new legislation. Read more...
NEPAD - 05 August 2014
One of the biggest policy decisions on health and medicine regulation in Africa is under discussion in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, led by the NEPAD Agency. Read more...
Professor Sylvia Tamale - 05 August 2014
Today, I joined in breathing the collective sigh of relief heaved by LGBTI individuals and human rights activists present in the Constitutional Court when it dealt a fatal blow to the draconian Anti-Homosexuality Act (AHA), declaring it null and void. Read more...
UNDP - 18 July 2014
On 16-18 July 2014, UNDP organized an expert group meeting on 'Gaps, traps and opportunities: Exploring access to justice and human rights for women affected by HIV in the context of plural legal systems' in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.. Read more...
Congolese Organization of People Living with HIV, Minister of Justice and Human Rights, UNDP, UNAIDS, PEPFAR - 04 July 2014
The report of the National Dialogue on HIV and the Law for the Democratic Republic of the Congo has been released. Read more...
UNDP - 04 July 2014
While the world has witnessed recent declines in AIDS-related deaths and new HIV infections, AIDS continues to present a serious challenge to health and development in many countries. Read more...
UNOHCHR - 06 June 2014
Historically, involuntary sterilization, as a means of achieving genetic 'strength' and implementing population control policies, has involved serious human rights violations. Read more...
Myanmar Times - 13 October 2014
LEAHN - 06 October 2014
Open Society Foundations - 15 September 2014
UNDP - 15 September 2014
The Huffington Post - 10 September 2014
Human Rights Watch - 09 September 2014
The Huffington Post - 08 September 2014
Voice of America - 27 August 2014
International Bar Association - 24 August 2014
Al Jazeera - 23 August 2014
Congresswoman Barbara Lee - 21 August 2014
IRIN News - 14 August 2014
The Guardian - 01 August 2014
UNAIDS - 24 July 2014
Journal of the International AIDS Society - 23 July 2014
The Conversation - 23 July 2014
Medium - 22 July 2014
The Global Fund - 22 July 2014
Open Society Foundations - 21 July 2014
The Center for HIV Law and Policy - 18 July 2014
WHO - 11 July 2014
UN ESCAP - 04 July 2014
HIV Justice Network - 30 June 2014
The Williams Institute - 27 June 2014
Global News - 23 June 2014
The Guardian - 19 June 2014
Al Jazeera - 18 June 2014
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network - 04 June 2014