Author: Ishdeep Kohli

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AIDS 2012: Time for Women to take control of HIV prevention

Women are more likely to be infected with HIV than men due to a combination of culture and biology. And yet women have had little control over most pr ...

AIDS 2012: The parallel epidemics of HIV & hepatitis C

In communities where sharing of injecting equipment drives the HIV epidemic, a parallel epidemic of hepatitis C often lurks quietly. ...

AIDS 2012: The double protection of female condoms

Carol Nawina Nyirenda, from Zambia CITAM plus, has been living with HIV for several years. At the XIX International AIDS Conference in Washington DC ( ...

AIDS 2012: Justice and health access in prisons

Prisoners and HIV risks People who end up in jail often come from situations that leave them at greater risk of contracting HIV. When imprisoned the d ...

AIDS 2012: HIV, HCV & TB advances not reaching those most in need

HIV i-Base and the Treatment Action Group (TAG) reveals the deepening gulf between new scientific advances in HIV, HCV and TB & access to treatment. K ...

AIDS 2012: AIDS-free generation is within reach

The fight against HIV/AIDS is currently viewed with considerable more optimism than in the past years because powerful interventions have been develop ...

AIDS 2012: The HIV epidemic in Washington DC

An estimated 1.1 million Americans are living with HIV. They are disproportionately African American, a group that makes up 12% of the US population b ...

Global Week of Action – Robin Hood Tax and G8

KC Ishdeep Koholi on the Robin Hood Tax global week of action, which took place from May 18 to May 22 in the wake of the G8 Summit at Camp David. ...

Press Release: Transgender persons ‘lost in translation’

Groundbreaking study released yesterday to mark the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (17 May 2012) ...
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