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Xix International Aids Conference

Trends in HIV Financing: More, Better and (Eventually) Less

David J. Olson | Posted 09.23.2012 | Impact
David J. Olson

The "End of AIDS" is not yet here. But, for the first time, we can see it on the horizon.

A Legal Remedy?

Shereen El Feki | Posted 09.23.2012 | World
Shereen El Feki

Diverse laws, across multiple legal systems, have one thing in common: by punishing those who have HIV, or the practices that may put them on the frontlines of infection, they only serve to drive people further away from disclosure, testing and treatment -- fuelling, not fighting, the global epidemic.

The AIDS Response Owes a Great Debt to LGBT Communities

Michel Sidibé | Posted 09.19.2012 | Gay Voices
Michel Sidibé

The global AIDS response would never have reached where it is today without the courageous, inspiring and consistent action and activism by the LGBT community over the last 30 years. But the AIDS epidemic is still tragic.

Police Confiscation of Condoms From Sex Workers Compromises Public Health and Fuels HIV/AIDS

Chi Mgbako | Posted 09.19.2012 | Impact
Chi Mgbako

As states distribute free condoms to promote public health while arresting those suspected of engaging in sex work for possessing them, they waste resources and muddle public messaging about the necessity of practicing safe sex.

Reflections From an Epidemic: Carrying the Torch to AIDS 2012

Jeff Berry | Posted 07.10.2012 | DC
Jeff Berry

In only a few weeks, nearly 25,000 people from around the globe will descend upon Washington, D.C. for AIDS 2012, the XIX International AIDS Conference being held in the United States for the first time since 1990.