Category Archives: HIV/AIDS

New PEPFAR Guidance on HIV Prevention Intervention for Injection Drug Users

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The regional HIV/AIDS epidemics in Russia, Eastern Europe and Southeast Asia are concentrated in part among injection drug users (IDU) and their partners. This population is highly stigmatized, making it difficult to successfully launch appropriate prevention campaigns. In an effort to recognize that the use of syringe exchange programs and medication-assisted therapy can help reduce […]