Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Reviewing and repealing punitive laws that have been proven to have negative health outcomes and that counter established public health … Continue reading Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

Addressing discrimination in health care settings will contribute to the achievement of many of the SDGs, ensuring that no one … Continue reading Joint United Nations statement on ending discrimination in health care settings

HIV and young people who inject drugs

INTRODUCTION (..) Governments have a legal obligation to respect, protect and fulfil the rights of children to life, health and … Continue reading HIV and young people who inject drugs

HIV and young people who inject drugs

APPROACHES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR SERVICES A. CONSIDERATIONS FOR PROGRAMMES AND SERVICE DELIVERY 2) Implement a comprehensive health package(1) (..) Ensure … Continue reading HIV and young people who inject drugs

HIV and young people who inject drugs

APPROACHES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR SERVICES A. CONSIDERATIONS FOR PROGRAMMES AND SERVICE DELIVERY 1) Overarching considerations for services for young people … Continue reading HIV and young people who inject drugs

HIV and young people who inject drugs

APPROACHES AND CONSIDERATIONS FOR SERVICES A. CONSIDERATIONS FOR PROGRAMMES AND SERVICE DELIVERY 2) Implement a comprehensive health package(1) (..) Harm … Continue reading HIV and young people who inject drugs

HIV and young people who inject drugs

CONSIDERATIONS FOR PROGRAMMES AND SERVICE DELIVERY 1) Overarching considerations for services for young people who inject drugs (..) Promote the … Continue reading HIV and young people who inject drugs

A public health and rights approach to drugs: UNAIDS recommendations for the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the world drug problem

FIVE POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS 4. Commit to treating people who use drugs with support and care, rather than punishment. UNAIDS believes … Continue reading A public health and rights approach to drugs: UNAIDS recommendations for the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the world drug problem

A public health and rights approach to drugs: UNAIDS recommendations for the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the world drug problem

HEALTH, RIGHTS, HIV AND DRUGS Even where opioids are needed for medical purposes, four out of five people are denied … Continue reading A public health and rights approach to drugs: UNAIDS recommendations for the United Nations General Assembly Special Session on the world drug problem