discrimination against hiv

End discrimination against HIV-affected people: UNAIDS (Dec 1 is World AIDS Day)


November 30th, 2009 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) On the eve of World AIDS Day, UNAIDS - the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS - made an urgent appeal Monday to end discrimination against people ... Read more...

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Stop discrimination against HIV infected: Ban Ki-moon


November 25th, 2009 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Wednesday said that new infections are fast out-pacing the gains achieved in controlling the spread of HIV, and urged all countries to ... Read more...

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Finally, India’s HIV patients can hope against discrimination


September 20th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-DattNew Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) India's law ministry is soon expected to clear the draft of a bill that aims to prevent discrimination against HIV patients in a country that ... Read more...

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Sex worker battles for her sisterhood


August 1st, 2008 - 12:04 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) She has seen it all - police brutality, harassment and clients with no knowledge of condom use. Now Kala fights for herself and for the ... Read more...

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Reliance partners UN to fight HIV epidemic in India


May 26th, 2008 - 10:24 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and the UNAIDS, the United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, are launching an unique partnership to halt and reverse the HIV epidemic in India. The ... Read more...

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India may appoint ombudsperson to curb AIDS discrimination


February 20th, 2008 - 11:41 am ICT by admin
By Prashant K. Nanda New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) India may soon have a health ombudsperson in all its districts to curb the growing discrimination against HIV/AIDS patients. A bill on the issue ... Read more...

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