Category Archives: UNDP

  1. New Light Shed on Male Sex Work

    Via PlusNews. Commercial sex work, dominated by a focus on women, could be redefined as new research launched today in Nairobi, Kenya, sheds light on the complicated HIV prevention needs of what may be Africa’s most deeply underground group at high risk of HIV – male sex workers. The report co-authored by the United Nations Development Programme Read More >>

    anal sex, HIV/AIDS, Kenya, MSM, Namibia, prevention, sex work, South Africa, SWEAT, Uganda, UNDP, Zimbabwe
  2. World Bank Study: Better HIV/AIDS Programs for Men Who Have Sex with Men Could Significantly Slow Global Epidemic

    Source (press release, dated June 8, 2011)On the eve of a UN summit to renew global efforts to reverse the HIV/AIDS pandemic, 30 years after the first discovery of the HIV virus, a new World Bank study urges governments and their development donors to provide better HIV prevention, care, and treatment services for men who have sex Read More >>

    HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS policy, Johns Hopkins, MSM, UNDP, World Bank
  3. Is Development Management failing Development?

    Who and what is this “We”, what authority does this “We” have to make such a statement, what power and means does this “We” have to empower men who have sex with men, sex workers, and transgender people? by Roger Tatoud,IRMA Steering Committee MemberSenior Programme Manager, International HIV Clinical Trials Research Management Office at Imperial College, London Read More >>

    Be Heard, empowerment, gay men, MSM, sex work, Thailand, transgendered, UNAIDS, UNDP
  4. Launch of the Global Commission on HIV and the Law

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), with the support of the UNAIDS Secretariat of the Joint United Nations Programme of HIV/AIDS, will launch a high level Global Commission on HIV and the Law on Thursday, June 24, 2010. Bringing together leadership from the United Nations, members from community advocacy groups, and Global Commission members, the launch aims Read More >>

    event, Geneva, HIV/AIDS policy, UNAIDS, UNDP