Author: Aphyra Chheav

Non-adherence to medication threatens Cambodia’s zero AIDS deaths target

The Cambodian Government has committed to reaching zero AIDS-related deaths by 2020. But the number of deaths among people who are living with HIV con ...

Safe from harm: reducing HIV among people who use drugs in Cambodia

As the 20th International AIDS Conference gets underway, three leading HIV and drugs organisations are warning that global funding for HIV prevention ...

Needle and syringe programme faces challenges in Cambodia

The health of people who inject drugs in Cambodia is being put at risk due to opposition from police and local communities to needle and syringe progr ...

New approach needed in Cambodia to reach zero AIDS-related deaths

The goal to reach zero new infections in Cambodia by 2020 will not be possible without new innovative approaches to provide people living with HIV wit ...

Health services for prisoners vital to get to zero new HIV infections

In Cambodia, despite a higher rate of heroin use among prisoners than the general population, there is currently little in the way of treatment option ...

Methadone maintenance treatment should be made available in prisons

Methadone maintenance treatment should be made available to injecting drug users in prisons in Cambodia. It requires daily intake and is used to wean ...

Vin’s experience with drugs and HIV

Vin has no job and already feels like a disappointment to his mother and siblings. The thought of them finding out about his drug use clearly causes h ...

Mo’s story: we need better access to health services in Cambodia

Ever since he was young Mo has felt love for other men, but he’s tried to hide his sexual orientation from his parents, his siblings, his neighbourhoo ...
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