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PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) part 1

Jan. 25, 2022 • GPHN

PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis) is medicine people at risk for HIV take to prevent getting HIV from sex or injection drug use. There are two medications approved for use as PrEP: Truvada and Des...

Latest global and regional statistics on the status of the AIDS epidemic.

Dec. 15, 2021 • GPHN

2021 World AIDS Day report — Unequal, unprepared, under threat: why bold action against inequalities is needed to end AIDS, stop COVID-19 and prepare for future pandemicsUNAIDS report shows that...

2025 AIDS targets

Dec. 8, 2021 • GPHN

Putting People living with HIV and communities at risk at the centre2025 AIDS targets: the next generation of goals for the global AIDS responseAs the Fast-Track era draws to a close, a global eff...

International Drug Users Day 2021: #PowerOfPeers

Dec. 1, 2021 • GPHN

1 November, 2021The International Drug Users Day, where the global community of people who use drugs comes together to celebrate their history and affirm their rights. This year's theme has b...

What is World AIDS

Dec. 1, 2021 • Kasia Kowalczyk

What is World AIDS Day?Each year, on 1 December, the world commemorates World AIDS Day. People around the world unite to show support for people living with HIV and to remember those who have died...