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September 11th, 2019

GNP+ and ICW join co-organizers of the HIV 2020 conference

The Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) and the International Community of Women Living with HIV (ICW) proudly announce our joint decision to stand behind communities and join the co-organizers of HIV 2020 in Mexico City. HIV 2020 provides a safe alternative for individuals who cannot or will not enter the United States […]

August 15th, 2019

GNP+ congratulates Winnie Byanyima on her appointment as UNAIDS Executive Director

The Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) congratulates Winnie Byayima on her appointment as the new UNAIDS Executive Director. We wish her all the best in this critical role as sheleads UNAIDS in global, regional and national HIV responses. We are particularly pleased that a feminist woman has been appointed to this role for […]

August 12th, 2019

GNP+ welcomes Georgina Caswell as the new Head of Programmes

The Board and Secretariat of the Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) are pleased to announce that Georgina Caswell has been appointed as the new Head of Programmes. Georgina’s work has always been grounded in a belief that people living with HIV have a relevant and important role in defining and shaping the HIV response; […]

August 7th, 2019

The Communities Delegation to Unitaid is seeking applications for a new Alternate Board Member (unpaid position)

  Call for Expressions of Interest Application deadline: COB August 23, 2019  Unitaid is a global health initiative that is working with partners to end the world’s tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, malaria and hepatitis C epidemics. Founded in 2006, the organization funds the final stages of research and development of new drugs, diagnostics and disease-prevention tools, helps produce […]

August 2nd, 2019

GNP+ announces new Board Members

The Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) is pleased to announce the outcome of the selection of three new members of the GNP+ Board: Friedel Dausab, Valeriia Rachynska and Jeffry Acaba. We welcome them to the Board and thank them for their willingness to serve on this important body. The Board’s role is […]

July 23rd, 2019

Webinar on Defining and Measuring Quality of Life for People Living with HIV: Summary, recording and presentations available

The Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+), Frontline AIDS, UNAIDS and the World Health Organization co-hosted a webinar on Defining and Measuring Quality of Life for People Living with HIV on 2 July 2019. For those who were not able to join the webinar, the recording  and the presentation slides are available here. […]

July 22nd, 2019

The right to health is compulsory: Time for action on dolutegravir – now!

Why Algeria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Romania, Russia, and Turkey must issue compulsory licences on dolutegravir now.  At the 10th IAS Conference on HIV Science, the World Health Organization (WHO) recommended, today (21 June 2019), that all countries immediately adopt dolutegravir-based regimens as the preferred first-line treatment for HIV. However, unless urgent […]

July 17th, 2019

Technical Working Group of the Global Partnership for Action to Eliminate All Forms of HIV-related Stigma and Discrimination Announced

The Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) is pleased to announce the Technical Working Group for the Global Partnership for Action to Eliminate All Forms of HIV-related Stigma and Discrimination (the Global Partnership). The Global Partnership was launched in December 2018 to catalyze and accelerate the implementation of commitments made to end HIV-related […]

July 9th, 2019

Results of Technical Working Groups of the Global Partners for Action to Eliminate all forms of HIV-related Stigma and Discrimination to be announced later this week

The results of the call for expression of interest to become members of the Technical Working Groups of the Global Partners for Action to Eliminate all forms of HIV-related Stigma and Discrimination (the Global Partnership) will be announced before the end of this week. GNP+  and the UNAIDS PCB NGO Delegation, as Co convenors of […]

July 8th, 2019

Communities Delegation at the 32nd Executive Board of Unitaid

The Executive Board of Unitaid held its semi-annual meeting in Seoul, South Korea, on 19 and 20 June 2019. The Communities Delegation (CD) to the Board, representing people living with the diseases, actively participated in the discussions and was represented by the Board Member, Liaison Officer and four delegation members. This brief report summarises the […]

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