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February 4th, 2019

Deadline Extended – Global Partnership Call for Thematic Civil Society Co-Chairs

      The NGO Delegation to the UNAIDS PCB & GNP+, co-convenors of the Global Partnership for Action to Eliminate all Forms of HIV-related Stigma and Discrimination, are calling for organizational civil society co-chairs for their six (6) thematic working groups Background The Global Partnership for Action to Eliminate All Forms of HIV related Stigma […]

January 17th, 2019

Teleconference Recording: Communities Delegates Speak Out

Earlier this week GNP+ hosted an informational teleconference with civil society representatives from the UNAIDS PCB, Global Fund and UNITAID community board delegations who are on the front line of shaping global HIV policy during a time marked by diminishing financial resources and radically shifting ideological and political agendas. The call, which was attended by community […]

January 16th, 2019

Supporting People Living with HIV and Key Populations through Ambitious Global Fund Replenishment

The Global Fund is an essential mechanism that helps to ensure the life-saving treatment, care and prevention response for people living with HIV and key populations in countries that need it most. Over the last couple of years, people living with HIV and key population-led networks have been actively campaigning for stronger Global Fund replenishment […]

January 9th, 2019

GNP+ Announces New Executive Director

Dear Partners and Allies, The Board and Secretariat of the Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) warmly welcomes Rico Gustav as our incoming Executive Director. Mr. Gustav is a well-respected human rights and health activist that has been working at the intersection of HIV, drug use and key populations since his own diagnosis […]

December 20th, 2018

Addressing the unjust HIV criminalisation laws in Belarus – an important development.

The Eurasian Women’s Network on AIDS, along with the Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) and our partners at HIV JUSTICE WORLDWIDE welcome today’s announcement of an amendment to Article 157 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Belarus, which finally allows consent following disclosure to sexual partner as a defence. Whilst […]

December 20th, 2018

The shockingly draconian HIV Criminalisation laws in Belarus – Yana’s story

* READ AN IMPORTANT LATE-BREAKING UPDATE ABOUT HIV CRIMINALISATION LAW REFORM IN BELARUS HERE! In 2017, there were over 130 prosecutions of HIV positive people in Belarus initiated under Article 157 of the Criminal Code which relates to the criminal exposure or transmission of HIV. 48 more couples have since been affected by this same law […]

December 13th, 2018

Communities Delegation at the Unitaid 30th Executive Board Meeting

The Communities Delegation to the Unitaid Board, representing people living with the Diseases, actively participated in the 30th session of the Executive Board in Marrakesh, Morocco on 5 and 6 December 2018. Prior to the Board meeting, the Communities Delegation held a 2-day meeting to review the agenda documents and prepare the interventions of the […]

December 7th, 2018

Kick off launch event for the Global Partnership For Action to Eliminate all Forms of HIV-related Stigma and Discrimination

The Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) in collaboration with UNAIDS, UNDP, UN Women and the UNAIDS PCB NGO Delegation is pleased to announce the official launch event for the Global Partnership for Action to Eliminate all Forms of HIV-related Stigma and Discrimination (Global Partnership). The event will take place today, 10 December, […]

November 29th, 2018

Empowering Communities through the HIV Stigma Index 2.0

Every year communities of people living with HIV come together to acknowledge the profound and devastating impact that the HIV epidemic has had on our lives and in our world. Millions of people have been lost over the last three decades and too many are still facing a daily life-or-death struggle for treatment and care, […]

November 8th, 2018

Call Recording: Human Rights, Biometrics and & HIV Surveillance in Criminalized Populations

On Thursday, 15 November 2018, GNP+ hosted an interesting discussion with the authors of a recent Lancet HIV journal piece, Biometrics and public health surveillance in criminalised and key populations: policy, ethics, and human rights considerations, about some of the ethical and human rights issues related to the collecting and storing of data from people facing […]

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