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Exploring the world of structural stigma: how can laws and policies reinforce stigma?

Exploring the world of structural stigma: how can laws and policies reinforce stigma?

While it may now be commonly accepted that a lack of respect for human rights can accelerate the HIV epidemic, this isn’t always reflected in the policies and institutions that shape the lives of people living with HIV.

HIV in Latin America

HIV in Latin America

HIV may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Latin America, but together with the Caribbean, the region is home to an estimated 2.1 million people living with HIV. 

Recognising the impact of individual and HIV self-stigma

Recognising the impact of individual and HIV self-stigma

HIV self-stigma can manifest itself in many ways. From worrying about how a friend might feel if you shared a drink with them, to fear of your HIV status being known in the workplace.

Cracking down on gender-based violence

Cracking down on gender-based violence

To end HIV, we will continue to tackle gender-based violence, as part of our commitment to leave no person living with HIV left behind. 

Understanding HIV stigma and discrimination

Understanding HIV stigma and discrimination

While people with HIV are living longer, healthier lives, the issue of HIV stigma still remains – it’s time to look at the complete picture.

HIV: A virus that thrives on inequality

HIV: A virus that thrives on inequality

HIV continues as a major public health issue with some regions of the world and certain communities disproportionately affected.

An insight into organisational HIV stigma & discrimination

An insight into organisational HIV stigma & discrimination

Much has been done to reduce discrimination at an organisational level through anti-discrimination laws, but this varies across countries. More needs to be done to ensure that legislative frameworks are  being implemented and that stigma and discrimination is effectively addressed.

U=U: Undetectable equals Untransmittable

U=U: Undetectable equals Untransmittable

If you are living with HIV and maintain undetectable levels of the virus, there is good news. You cannot transmit HIV to your sexual partners.

The fight to end Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

The fight to end Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV

HIV isn’t one single issue – it’s multiple problems that combine to perpetuate the epidemic. Only by joining forces and fighting on all fronts can we begin to contain it.

HIV Behind Bars: Supporting HIV research, education and testing in Italian prisons

HIV Behind Bars: Supporting HIV research, education and testing in Italian prisons

Over 1,000 incarcerated persons and staff asked about the reality of HIV education and testing in the Italian prison system

Pride Around The World

Pride Around The World

A look back at the Pride movement this year and our support for MSM & transgender people around the globe

SPARK. Igniting change

SPARK. Igniting change

Empowering young people in the fight against HIV.

Celebrating the 25th year of community partnerships and collaborations through Positive Action

Celebrating the 25th year of community partnerships and collaborations through Positive Action

A review of Positive Action’s efforts in 2017 to support underserved communities affected by HIV

A spotlight on interpersonal and community HIV stigma & discrimination

A spotlight on interpersonal and community HIV stigma & discrimination

It is a fundamental human instinct to want a sense of family, to want to socialise, and to need a sense of belonging to a community (or multiple communities such as family, faith, interest-based).

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia

International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia

Reflecting on LGBT Rights Progress Around the World

Addressing HIV in Adolescents

Addressing HIV in Adolescents

Adolescent Treatment Coalition’s, Carlo Oliveras, asks why adolescents living with HIV are often overlooked

How we are collaborating to seek remission strategies in paediatric HIV research

How we are collaborating to seek remission strategies in paediatric HIV research

The final part of this article outlines how ViiV Healthcare is collaborating with the Paediatric European Network for Treatment of AIDS (PENTA) Foundation to investigate strategies to achieve remission in children living with HIV.

Young Britons break down HIV stigma & isolation to be the #GenEndIt

Young Britons break down HIV stigma & isolation to be the #GenEndIt

Read what our Global Medical Lead for Paediatrics Dr Katy Hayward thinks about the urgent need to support young people to tackle HIV stigma and fight the epidemic in the UK and around the world

New Online Platform for Positive Action Challenges Launched

New Online Platform for Positive Action Challenges Launched

We seek innovative approaches to tackle bottlenecks in HIV and global health by fostering collaboration.