HIV/AIDS

Repressed Memories - Disbanded Protest in Moscow

Moscow protest to pay tribute to the victims of drug policies disbanded by police

Officially Neglected - UPDATED!

Harm reduction in Russia is on the verge of collapse - watch our video made at the Moscow AIDS confernce

A Heroin User in Stockholm

Watch our new video and take action - urge the Swedish government to provide access to needle exchange in Stockholm NOW!

HIV-specific Czech visa restrictions

 As of June 1, 2009, when applying for a work or residency permit in the Czech Republic, one has to enclose a medical certificate to prove that the applicant is not suffering from syphilis, tuberculosis, and is not HIV-positive. This new regulation does not uniformly apply to all countries; Congo, Kenya, Moldavia, Mongolia, Nigeria, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, the Ukraine and Vietnam are among the countries the regulation specifies.

Problems, Controversy and Illegality: the Practice of Anonym HIV-Testing in Hungary, 2009

In Hungary anonymous, voluntary and free HIV-tests is enacted by the law. The staff of HCLU and volunteers visisted several VCT-centres to check the practice. What we found are prolems, cotroversary and illegality.

December 1st Is World AIDS Day

For the occassion, 25 leading AIDS organizations are calling for changes in the global fight against AIDS. A joint Declaration, listing 10 reasons why human rights needs to be placed in the center of the global struggle against AIDS has been issued. Click on for the Declaration!