Noticias

28 de julio | 2015

Through a short survey, the civil society in Latin America gave some recommendations for the development of the Global Fund Strategy. Here is a summary of the results.

Por: Corresponsales Clave

28 de julio | 2015

After a year of negotiations the Peruvian Ministry of Health saw the price reduction of atazanavir by 35 percent as an achievement. For civil society organisations however, committed to continuing efforts to achieve the issuing of a compulsory license, it is the abdication of health from trade.

Por: Lídice López Tocón

26 de junio | 2015

Defender of Trans rights and member of the Alejandría Collective, Francela Méndez Rodríguez, was murdered last week in El Salvador. Various organisations, activists and international bodies have condemned this crime and are calling for an investigation into this homicide.

Por: Corresponsales Clave

22 de junio | 2015

To celebrate International Sex Workers Day in Panama City, a group of sex workers staged "The Voice of Orchids", a play that recounts the daily stories of sex workers.

Por: Bernabé Ruíz Águila

1 de abril | 2015

At the 33rd meeting of the Board of the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria the Technical Review Panel (TRP) submitted its report with an analysis of the concept notes and regional proposals. The role of this mechanism has been widely criticised lately and is being scrutinised by the Fund.

Por: Javier Hourcade Bellocq

31 de marzo | 2015

Today the Board of the Global Fund to fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria opened its 33rd meeting in Geneva. The meeting will be an opportunity to start the process to develop a new strategy.

Por: Javier Hourcade Bellocq

14 de enero | 2015

The Bolivian Ministry of Health disclosed during a press conference the HIV status of a Bolivian citizen, incurring in a violation of local legislation and international recommendations.

Por: Corresponsales Clave

21 de julio | 2014

On Thursday morning, a Malaysia Airlines flight on route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashed in Ukraine as a result of a terrorist attack. Some HIV/AIDS activists and professionals were on board, heading to the International AIDS Conference in Melbourne.

Por: Javier Hourcade Bellocq

30 de junio | 2014

In Ecuador, Corporación Kimirina introduced to the public the new prevention website for men who have sex with men, using an explicit language and making the most of new technologies in order to reach that population.

Por: Javier Hourcade Bellocq

16 de mayo | 2014

In the last month, the Key Correspondents team carried out a virtual regional survey into Latin American participation at the next International AIDS Conference, Melbourne 2014. The results of a significant sample of those surveyed show very poor participation from the region and explain some of the causes.

Por: Javier Hourcade Bellocq