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The Young Republic – an NGO founded and run by refugees

Last year I participated in the 19th Nordic Migration Research Conference 2018 in Norrköping with a presentation on the experiences of undocumented HIV positive migrants in Russia. I was impressed by the one of the speakers in the opening session and sought him out afterwards. His name is ...

February 09, 2019
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Criminalization of people living with HIV abolished in Belarus

A historic moment for Belarus community of people living with HIV – on Dec 19, the most important amendment to article 157 of the Criminal Code of the Republic of Belarus was adopted. This amendment removes the responsibility of an HIV-positive person who has warned ...

December 20, 2018
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Peng Liyuan expresses support for Gates Foundation’s medical efforts

Peng Liyuan, wife of President Xi Jinping, expressed support on Monday for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's efforts to strengthen cooperation with China, as well as third parties, in capacity building medical professionals for China and the world, when meeting with Bill Gates, the ...

November 07, 2018
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Dolutegravir plus doravirine maintains viral suppression without NRTIs

A dual antiretroviral regimen containing dolutegravir (Tivicay) and boosted darunavir (Prezista) maintains viral suppression in most people who switch from a suppressive three-drug regimen, according to an observational study presented at the recent IDWeek in San Francisco. However, two drugs may not be enough for ...

November 06, 2018
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Oksana Rusnak: the path from a dissident to a peer consultant

Natasha Sidorenko’s current interviewee is a peer consultant on HIV and tuberculosis from Uzbekistan Oksana Rusnak. She has twice been successfully treated for different types of tuberculosis. Currently she is mobilizing a community of people who are affected with tuberculosis in Uzbekistan.

November 04, 2018
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Experts discussed the outlook for regional advocacy initiatives

For successful advocacy in EECA countries, it is necessary to consolidate all key groups at the country level, as well as have access to city authorities. At the #Partnership Forum, representatives of organizations working with global donors discussed the implementation of common plans, shared successful ...

October 24, 2018
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