Résumé de l’enquête sérocomportementale du VIH/VHC auprès des usagers de drogues injectables Tunisie (UDI) 2017

Résumé de l’enquête sérocomportementale du VIH/VHC auprès des usagers de drogues injectables Tunisie (UDI) 2017 :Association Tunisienne d’Information et d’Orientation sur le Sida et la Toxicomanie et la Direction des Soins de Santé de Base/Ministère de la santé en collaboration avec l’ONUSIDA et le Fond Mondial

En Tunisie, les UDI constituent un groupe à haut risque vis-à-vis du VIH ; le niveau de la séroprévalence observé était relativement stable entre 2009 et 2014, soit de 3.1% en 2009, 2.7% en 2011.de 3.9% en 2014.

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MENA H Coalition Application to the Multi Country Grant by the Global Fund

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Upon the launch of the call for the Multi Country Grant by the Global Fund, the MENA H Coalition decided to apply. The MENA H Coalition Network members met multiple times to discuss the grant proposal components including Primary Recipient (PR), which later was confirmed to be the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, and roles within the Coalition.

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Survival of Hepatitis C Virus in Syringes Is Dependent on the Design of the Syringe- Needle and Dead Space Volume

There is now widespread recognition that syringes with detachable needles can increase the transmission of HIV and viral hepatitis among people who inject drugs in comparison to syringes with fixed needles. This is due to the larger ‘dead space’ where the detachable needle meets the syringe. Recently, there have been at least two attempts to manufacture detachable needle and syringe combinations with decreased dead space.

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إفطار لمركز المقدسي للتوعية والإرشاد تحت شعار ندعم ولا نعاقب

 

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قام مركز المقدسي للتوعية والإرشاد بتاريخ 19/06/2016 بدعم من جمعية نساء من أجل القدس بعمل إفطار جماعي في شهر رمضان المبارك لمجموعة من منتفعي مركز العلاج البديل في وزارة الصحة الفلسطينية بالاضافة إلى مجموعة من منتفعي مركز المقدسي من مستخدمي المخدرات الحاليين، وذلك تحت شعار حملة "ندعم ولا نعاقب" التي تهدف إلى رفع مستوى الوعي حول المخاطر التي تنتج عن تجريم استخدام المخدرات، والحاجة إلى الحد من مخاطرها وغيرها من الخدمات التي تحترم حقوق الإنسان وحقوق الأشخاص الذين يستخدمون المخدرات، ويأتي هذا الإفطار ضمن نشاطات المركز الهادفة إلى تعزيز الاندماج بالمجتمع.

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Nominations now open for the Red Ribbon Award to honor and promote community leadership and action on AIDS

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Nominations now open for the Red Ribbon Award to honor and promote community leadership and action on AIDS

Red Ribbon Award—honouring the best in community support to people living with and affected by HIV

1 December 2015—On this year’s World AIDS Day, UNAIDS and civil society partners, in collaboration with the organizers of the 21st International AIDS Conference, jointly announce a global call for nominations for the 2016 Red Ribbon Award. The award, which will be presented at the 21st International AIDS Conference, to be held in July 2016 in Durban, South Africa, honours community-based organizations for their contributions to the response to AIDS.

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