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Belize Section 53 judgment is a triumph for equality and HIV service access
Thu, 2016-08-11 12:09, - 0 Comments

UNAIDS welcomes the ruling by the Honourable Chief Justice of Belize, Kenneth Benjamin, that Section 53 of the Belize Criminal Code is inconsistent with the Constitution. This development reinforces human rights and supports access to HIV services. Read more about Belize Section 53 judgment is a triumph for equality and HIV service access

HIV in the Caribbean: science, rights and justice
Wed, 2014-05-28 10:25, - 0 Comments

At the end of 2012, UNAIDS estimated that there were 260,000 people living with HIV in the region.  In many countries, approximately one in three new cases is among men who have sex with men. How do we deal with this as we work to end the epidemic in the Caribbean? Read more about HIV in the Caribbean: science, rights and justice

Caribbean countries prepare to strengthen HIV programmes through human rights
Fri, 2014-02-21 12:07, - 0 Comments

This week government and civil society representatives from eight Caribbean countries finalised country-specific strategies to strengthen their HIV programmes by making them more responsive to human rights.

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What will the Caribbean say at AIDS 2012
Tue, 2012-07-17 16:50, - 0 Comments

We have made progress. But we have a challenge still with equality that makes it difficult for MSM, transgender persons and sex workers to get treated. The burning question for the Caribbean at AIDS2012 is whether governments will respond to the reality of their epidemics. Read more about What will the Caribbean say at AIDS 2012