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HIV Positive Parents’ Accounts on Disclosure Preparation Activities for a Parent’s and/or a Child’s Illness in Kenya
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The aim of this research brief is to describe a study that examined how HIV-positive parents prepared themselves and their children for HIV disclosure in Kenya. This is the first study ...
Last updated on September 16 2014 at 18:18
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HIV-positive parents, HIV-positive children, and HIV-negative children’s perspectives on disclosure of a parent’s and child’s illness in Kenya
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Gachanja G, Burkholder GJ, Ferraro A. (2014) PeerJ 2:e486 http://dx.doi.org/10.7717/peerj.486 HIV disclosure from parent to child is complex and challenging to HIV-positive parents a ...
Last updated on August 3 2014 at 15:10
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How Police Can Arrest the Spread of HIV (video)
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Across the globe, HIV rates are climbing among sex workers and people who use drugs. One of the main reasons is that they are criminalized. Too often sex workers and drug users are force ...
Last updated on July 24 2014 at 11:55
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Latest News Eastern Africa
While Rosemary Namubiru awaits appeal hearing, Uganda’s HIV response, healthworkers living in Uganda with HIV face questionable future
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Rosemary Namubiru, a 65-year-old nurse living with HIV in Uganda, had a date in court last week for her appeal of a negligence conviction stemming from a workplace accident that happene ...
Last updated on October 1 2014 at 19:08
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Dispatches: Another Step Back for Uganda’s HIV Fight
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Back in the 1990s, Uganda was seen as a success story in the fight against the AIDS epidemic... Now, with the recent signing into law of the HIV Prevention and Control Act by President ...
Last updated on September 10 2014 at 17:47
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My sister’s story: growing up with HIV, stigma and discrimination
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I was born in Rwanda and I was born with HIV. We use the words stigma and discrimination a lot when talking about HIV, but I wonder if people really understand what these words mean. Wh ...
Last updated on September 9 2014 at 18:25
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Upcoming Events Eastern Africa
6th International Biennial Conference on Peer Education, Sexuality, HIV&AIDS, Nairobi, Kenya
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18th to 20th June, 2014. Nairobi, Kenya This conference will bring together government officials, researchers, scientists, Faith Based Organizations (FBOs), Civil Society Organizations ...
Last updated on March 31 2014 at 18:13
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6th International Conference on Peer Education, Sexuality, HIV&AIDS (2014)
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18 to 20 June 2014. Nairobi, Kenya. Venue: Kenyatta International Conference Centre The National Organization of Peer Eeducators (NOPE) in partnership with the Ministry of Health throug ...
Last updated on February 16 2014 at 14:01
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Call for Abstracts: 6th Biennial Conference on Peer Education, Sexuality, HIV and AIDS, 2014
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Abstract Review and Notifications All abstracts submitted will go through a blind, peer-review process carried out by an independent review panel. Each abstract will be reviewed by no fe ...
Last updated on November 27 2013 at 15:06
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