List of WHO publications: AIDS
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Year
2013 Order Number    15200164 ISBN-13
 9789290615927
Price
CHF 14,00  / US$ 16,80 Developing countries    CHF 9,80
English
There has been ongoing concern by MSM and transgender organizations that the transgender community in Asia and the Pacific has been ignored. .../...
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2013 Order Number    15400032 ISBN-13
 9789290224389
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This progress report presents the current status of HIV/AIDS in the South-East Asia region based on the latest surveillance and programme data reported by Member States. Data are complemented by research findings as appropriate. .../...
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2012 Order Number    15200160 ISBN-13
 9789290615729
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This report documents the achievements and challenges of the Region's health sector response to the epidemic over the past decade. It identifies best practices and important opportunities to further reduce the number of new infections, and prolong and improve the quality of people living with HIV (PLHIV) in WPR. .../...
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2011 Order Number    14500038 ISBN-13
 9789290217909
Price
CHF 6,40  / US$ 7,68 Developing countries    CHF 4,50
English
HIV testing and counselling constitute a major bottleneck in scaling up HIV prevention, treatment and care services in the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region. This publication provides policy-makers with an up-to-date and comprehensive review of the situation in 2010 and argues powerfully for an effective public health approach to HIV testing and counselling.
Title
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2011 Order Number    15400027 ISBN-13
 9789290224044
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CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
HIV/AIDS is not just a health issue, and many Member States of WHO have adopted multisectoral approaches with other ministries and sectors taking up their share of responsibilities. However, despite this multisectoral approach, there is still a clear and essential role for the health sector to play in order to make a leading contribution in the response to HIV/AIDS. .../...
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2011 Order Number    18800072 ISBN-13
 9789291739042
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
A new report by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), released on 21 November, shows that 2011 was a game changing year for the AIDS response with unprecedented progress in science, political leadership and results. The report also shows that new HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths have fallen to the lowest levels since the peak of the epidemic.
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    18800073 ISBN-13
 9789291738953
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
English
***This book has been "highly commended" in the public health category at the British Medical Association Medical Book Awards 2012*** This report provides evidence of how much we have achieved and weighs that against our vision for the future: zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS?related deaths. .../...
Title
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2011 Order Number    18800074 ISBN-13
 9789291738977
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 12,50
English
This Global Plan provides the foundation for country-led movement towards the elimination of new HIV infections among children and keeping their mothers alive. The Global Plan was developed through a consultative process by a high level Global Task Team convened by UNAIDS and co-chaired by UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibé and United States Global AIDS Coordinator Ambassador Eric Goosby. .../...
Title
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2011 Order Number    15200141 ISBN-13
 9789290615194
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This report documents the good practices in harm reduction programmes in Malaysia and the progress to date in addressing the transmission of HIV among people who use drugs. It highlights and discusses how policies and programmes have addressed this through strong and committed leadership, community participation, sustained partnerships, and multisectoral collaboration and coordination. .../...
Title
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2011 Order Number    18800070 ISBN-13
 9789291738786
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 5,00
English
This report provides a quick snapshot of the state of the AIDS response, key findings and action points. For the first time UNAIDS is presenting AIDS scorecards that provide a quick overview of the progress made by United Nations Member States in the global AIDS response. The report also includes highlights of the global epidemiological trends. .../...
Title
Year
2011 Order Number    18800071 ISBN-13
 9789291738786
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
A selection of posters from the Graphic Intervention exhibit have been reproduced in OUTLOOK 30, a new publication from UNAIDS commemorating 30 years of the AIDS epidemic.
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    14600059 ISBN-13
 9789290216735
Price
CHF 45,00  / US$ 54,00 Developing countries    CHF 31,50
English
This handbook for surveillance officers and programme managers is designed to assist them in the planning and implementation of key components of a surveillance system for HIV infection and AIDS in a region where low-level and concentrated HIV epidemics currently predominate. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    15200147 ISBN-13
 9789290614845
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This document is a call to action and a road map to ensure that the HIV and hepatitis epidemics among people who use drugs and their sexual partners in the Asia Pacific region will be halted. It is a collective product prepared on behalf of the United Nations Regional Task Force on Injecting Drug use and HIV for Asia and the Pacific. .../...
Title
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2010 Order Number    18800067 ISBN-13
 9789291738830
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 5,00
English
This document outlines the UNAIDS 2011-2015 strategy. It was approved by the UNAIDS Board in December 2010. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    18800068 ISBN-13
 9789291738717
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,00
English
The 2010 edition of the UNAIDS Report on the global AIDS epidemic includes new country by country scorecards on key issues facing the AIDS response. Based on the latest data from 182 countries, this global reference book provides comprehensive analysis on the AIDS epidemic and response. For the first time the report includes trend data on incidence from more than 60 countries. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    18800069 ISBN-13
 9789291738878
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 5,00
English
This brief report succinctly lays out the progress made in halting and reversing the AIDS epidemic by 2015. It also presents some of the key challenges facing the AIDS response.
Title
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2010 Order Number    18800075 ISBN-13
 978929173
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 5,00
English
In Joint Action for Results: UNAIDS Outcome Framework, 2009-2011, UNAIDS Executive Director, Michel Sidibé, called for a new and more focused commitment to the HIV response. .../...
Title
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2010 Order Number    11500801 ISBN-13
 9789241564120
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
This toolkit, developed by WHO and EQUINET, provides a practical resource for programme managers, health planning departments, evaluation experts and civil society organizations working on health systems and HIV programmes at sub-national, national and regional levels in east and southern Africa to systematically appraise equity in access to AIDS treatment programmes. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    15400017 ISBN-13
 9789290223818
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
Same-sex behaviour is identified in all societies. However, in the South-East Asia Region, the majority of men who have sex with men and transgender persons are highly stigmatized and discriminated against. There are an estimated 4-5 million men who have sex with men; among the transgender population, the number is less clear. .../...
Title
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2010 Order Number    11500791 ISBN-13
 9789241548014
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
Water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) practices are essential for maintaining people's health and dignity. People with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have an increased risk of diarrhoeal diseases, which can decrease their life expectancy and quality of life, and increase the burden on their families and caregivers. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    15200134 ISBN-13
 9789290614630
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This document describes the priority health sector interventions recommended to achieve universal access for the prevention, treatment, care and support of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among MSM in the broader perspective of male sexual health. It summarizes key policy and technical recommendations developed by WHO related to each priority health sector intervention. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    18800066 ISBN-13
 9789291738595
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This second edition of UNAIDS Outlook 2010 was published to coincide with the XVIII International AIDS Conference held in Vienna. Featuring among many other issues the results of a landmark survey on the worlds' attitudes to HIV, a look at Treatment 2. .../...
Title
Year
2010 Order Number    11501582 ISBN-13
 9789241599917
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CHF 5,00  / US$ 6,00 Developing countries    CHF 3,50
English
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Title
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2009 Order Number    15400010 ISBN-13
 9789290223719
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
This report presents a synthesis of historical and current data on HIV epidemiology in the South-East Asia region. It also provides the latest updates on national responses to the epidemic. Individual country profiles summarize the epidemic situation and list key programmatic and data gaps as well as priority actions. .../...
Title
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2009 Order Number    15400011 ISBN-13
 9789290223351
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 14,00
English
This toolkit aims to demonstrate how a small number of recommended indicators can provide critical information to guide interventions. These tools can be used at different levels of management to track the progress of a programme and focus efforts on achieving targets. Special attention is paid to how data can be used by on-site managers to help them make periodic decisions. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    18807004 ISBN-13
 9789291738328
Price
CHF 20,00  / US$ 24,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,00
English
The annual AIDS epidemic update reports on the latest developments in the global AIDS epidemic. With maps and regional summaries, the 2009 edition provides the most recent estimates of the epidemic s scope and human toll and explores new trends in the epidemic's evolution.
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    18800058 ISBN-13
 9789291737345
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This self-assessment tool provides practical guidance on legal, regulatory, and policy considerations associated with implementation and scale-up of male circumcision services for HIV transmission prevention in sub-Saharan Africa. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    11500781 ISBN-13
 9789241547949
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
This is a detailed manual giving a step by step approach to undertaking the pharmacovigilance of antiretrovirals. It is intended to be a source of practical advice for Pharmacovigilance Centres and health professionals involved in HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment programmes. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    18800062 ISBN-13
 9789291738021
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
In November 2007, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) and the World Health Organization (WHO) published data showing that HIV prevalence has stabilized, even though the number of people living with HIV continues to rise. .../...
Title
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2009 Order Number    18800064 ISBN-13
 9789291738076
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
The global economic crisis threatens recent gains in health and poverty reduction in developing countries. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    08805016 ISBN-13
 9789291738083
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,00
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This CD contains all UNAIDS Library Corporate documents since 2001 and all Best Practice documents in all translated languages available at the time of pressing. It also contains the 2008 Report on the Global AIDS Epidemic.
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    15200119 ISBN-13
 9789290613985
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This publication offers basic operational guidance on HIV testing and counseling in settings attended by people who inject drugs (PWID). It is intended for a wide audience, including policy-makers, HIV/AIDS programme planners and coordinators, care providers, nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) providing services for HIV-related conditions, and civil society groups. .../...
Title
Year
2009 Order Number    15200121 ISBN-13
 9789290614258
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This document is intended to help the 100% condom use programme (CUP) technical staff to: (a) anticipate the kinds of questions that may be asked about the programme; and (b) o identify strategies and points of information that may help them to respond appropriately in their settings. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    18800060 ISBN-13
 9789291735891
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
English
This is the history of a relatively young organization-UNAIDS, launched in 1996 to strengthen the way in which the United Nations (UN) was responding to AIDS, one of the worst pandemics the world has ever known. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    15200116 ISBN-13
 9789290613206
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This guide is based on the discussions with health care workers, researchers and programme managers from South-East Asia and the Western Pacific Regions and the experiences from scaling-up ART and harm reduction services. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    15200117 ISBN-13
 9789290613879
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This revised framework provides guidance to countries in the Western Pacific Region to step up implementation of TB-HIV collaborative activities. It recommends that all people living with HIV-AIDS should be screened for TB as part of their routine care, and similarly, all patients with TB should be tested for HIV infection in TB facilities, in both instances at the point of care. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    15208076 ISBN-13
 9789290613886
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This module is designed to improve the awareness, knowledge and skills of health professionals on poverty and gender concerns in the field of HIV/AIDS. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    18800059 ISBN-13
 9789291737512
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Responding effectively to AIDS requires that programme planners and implementers 'know your epidemic and your response'. Key to planning an effective HIV prevention response is knowing who is most affected by HIV, the extent to which HIV is prevalent amongst the population and different subgroups, and the risk behaviours, laws, policies, and settings that may facilitate the transmission of HIV. .../...
Title
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2008 Order Number    18800054 ISBN-13
 9789291737116
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 20,00
English
'Knowing your epidemic' is essential for everyone involved in the response to HIV. Extensively illustrated with graphs and charts this biennial report presents concise but comprehensive summaries of major issues in the global AIDS response. Annexes provide HIV estimates and data 2007 and 2001, and also country progress indicators.
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    18800057 ISBN-13
 9789291737000
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Launched in January 1996, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) supports and coordinates the efforts of 10 cosponsoring United Nations (UN) system organizations and works with a wide range of other partners in the global response to AIDS. .../...
Title
Year
2008 Order Number    15202113 ISBN-13
 9789290613084
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This training package has been produced for audiences unfamiliar with harm reduction for injecting drug users. It provides an introduction to important concepts in HIV prevention for injecting drug users. The package contains five training modules with slides that can be delivered separately or in one session. .../...
Title
Year
2007 Order Number    18800052 ISBN-13
 9789291736348
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
These Good Participatory Practice guidelines aim to provide systematic guidance on the roles and responsibilities of entities funding and conducting biomedical HIV prevention trials towards participants and their communities. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    15200113 ISBN-13
 9789290613077
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This training package has been produced for audiences unfamiliar with harm reduction for injecting drug users. It provides an introduction to important concepts in HIV prevention for injecting drug users. The package contains five training modules with slides that can be delivered separately or in one session. .../...
Title
Year
2007 Order Number    15201113 ISBN-13
 9789290613060
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This training package has been produced for audiences unfamiliar with harm reduction for injecting drug users. It provides an introduction to important concepts in HIV prevention for injecting drug users. The package contains five training modules with slides that can be delivered separately or in one session. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    18800050 ISBN-13
 9789291736256
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Well into the third decade of the HIV epidemic, there remains no effective HIV preventive vaccine, microbicide, product or drug to reduce the risk of HIV acquisition. As the numbers of those infected by HIV and dying from AIDS continue to increase, the need for such biomedical HIV preventive interventions becomes ever more urgent. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    18800051 ISBN-13
 9789291735976
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
The All-Ukrainian Network of People Living with HIV was founded in the late 1990s by people alarmed by the rapidly growing epidemic in their country, and the lack of resources and support for themselves and others affected by HIV. Since then the Network has grown to provide services throughout the country. .../...
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2007 Order Number    18800053 ISBN-13
 9789291735938
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
In most societies, people living with HIV remain disproportionately poor, stigmatized and isolated from their communities. This situation limits the effectiveness of HIV prevention and treatment efforts and also hampers awareness and education campaigns. .../...
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2007 Order Number    18800056 ISBN-13
 9789291736386
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Burnout has long been identified as a crucial issue in HIV care and support; yet there is relatively little known about what measures can be taken to prevent or mitigate it. This document looks at how carer burnout can be avoided. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    18806004 ISBN-13
 9789291736218
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
The annual AIDS Epidemic update reports on the latest development in the global AIDS epidemic. With maps and regional summaries, the 2007 edition provides the most recent estimates of the epidemic's scope and human toll and explores new trends in the epidemic's evolution.
Title
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2007 Order Number    18800047 ISBN-13
 9789291735570
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
These guidelines are designed to provide policy-makers and planners with practical guidance to tailor their national HIV prevention response so that they respond to the epidemic dynamics and social context of the country and populations who remain most vulnerable to and at risk of HIV infection. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    18800048 ISBN-13
 9789291735631
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
The purpose of these guidelines is to provide national AIDS councils (or equivalent) with technical guidance on how to measure the revised list of core indicators for the implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS, adopted by Member States of the United Nations. .../...
Title
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2007 Order Number    15200106 ISBN-13
 9789290612216
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Compulsory drug treatment and rehabilitation centres provide a significant opportunity to use education and training as a harm reduction approach. This package is written to help staff who work in drug treatment and rehabilitation centres develop and deliver staff training and resident education to reduce HIV transmission. .../...
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2006 Order Number    18800043 ISBN-13
 9789291733422
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Previous collaborative initiatives with traditional healers in Africa have described case studies and outlined their successes and failures. This document illustrates with clearly defined steps how successful collaborative initiatives have accomplished their objectives, and how the lessons learnt can be put to use in initiating new collaborations or expanding on existing ones. .../...
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2006 Order Number    18800044 ISBN-13
 9789291735464
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This study describes the work of the Choose to Care initiative of the Catholic Church in Southern Africa. It shows that effective scaling up of programmes in the response to HIV, and work towards making universal access a reality, does not necessarily have to be the expansion of a single central service. .../...
Title
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2006 Order Number    18800045 ISBN-13
 9789291735310
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
UNAIDS commissioned this report to investigate programmes and sites in low-income and transitional countries which were regarded by international authorities as 'high coverage sites' -that is, where more than 50% of injecting drug users had been reached by one or more HIV-prevention interventions. .../...
Title
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2006 Order Number    18800046 ISBN-13
 9789291735198
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This Best Practice report shows how the power of working people can be harnessed in the response to AIDS. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    18800007 ISBN-13
 9789291732623
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
In Asia and the Pacific alone, an estimated 7.1 million people are living with HIV/AIDS, which means that this region has the second-largest number of people living with the virus, after Sub-Saharan Africa. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    16309010 ISBN-13
 9789275073964
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 28,00
English
VIHdeo America is an initiative of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) to disseminate 198 TV spots about HIV created and produced in 24 countries of the Americas between 1995 and 2005. VIHdeo America is meant to serve as a learning tool for communicators. It is a historic collection and not intended as a showcase of best practices.
Title
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2006 Order Number    18800038 ISBN-13
 9789291735167
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
The Kingdom of Swaziland now has the highest recorded HIV prevalence in the world, and this southern African country faces enormous challenges, particularly when it comes to looking after the thousands of children orphaned by the epidemic. .../...
Title
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2006 Order Number    15200088 ISBN-13
 9789290612223
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
HIV/AIDS is a multifactorial disease requiring life-long treatment. In 2003, Cambodia released its plan to meet this need - the comprehensive Continuum of Care (CoC) - which is an integrated provision of treatment for people living with HIV/AIDS. This case study provides a snapshot of the CoC as it is in the middle of this rapid expansion. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    15200089 ISBN-13
 9789290612209
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
The spread of HIV among drug users through the use of contaminated needles and syringes has been responsible for most HIV infections in many Asian countries. It is the major contributor to new cases and threatens the significant gains made in HIV prevention in other. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    18800035 ISBN-13
 9789291734795
Price
CHF 40,00  / US$ 48,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
English
This flagship report presents the considered views on the state of the HIV/AIDS epidemic of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). It includes analysis of all the aspects of the epidemic, from the spread of HIV, to treatments, to the availability of resources. It also provides country-by-country figures on its extent.
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    18800039 ISBN-13
 9789291734887
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Over the years, people living with or affected by HIV have sometimes successfully claimed the protection of the law. In other instances, courageous activists have challenged the law to embody the human rights protections they deserve. This volume presents 30 summaries of court or tribunal proceedings aimed at defending or securing the human rights of people living with or vulnerable to HIV. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    18800040 ISBN-13
 9789291735150
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
In 2003, UNHCR, WFP and UNICEF launched a joint effort to develop, through multi-site field research in refugee communities in Africa, a set of strategies for using food and nutrition-based interventions to support HIV transmission prevention, impact mitigation, and care, treatment and support for people living with HIV. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    18800041 ISBN-13
 9789291734948
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
The aim of this study is to describe the experiences of and challenges faced by five nongovernmental organizations in eastern Europe and central Asia, which developed effective practices and implemented promising HIV and sexually transmitted infection prevention programmes for sex workers and their clients. .../...
Title
Author Hardon, A., Davey, S., Gerrits, T., Hodgkin, C., et al.
Year
2006 Order Number    11500685 ISBN-13
 9789241563284
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
English
As access to ARVs becomes assured, the world needs to place equal effort in ensuring that every ART patient receives adequate adherence support. The authors of this book report on the experiences from successful treatment programmes in three countries in sub-Saharan Africa at the forefront of the roll-out of ARVs. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    19300212 ISBN-13
 9789241597579
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 21,00
English
The tools and guidelines collected in this book will assist health programme managers, policy makers, and leaders to assess the impact of HIV/AIDS on the health workforce and its capacity to deliver and scale up HIV/AIDS services. .../...
Title
Year
2006 Order Number    18800037 ISBN-13
 9789291734504
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
This study presents an overview on the various transitions of refugee life, often referred to as "cycle of displacement", the rights of refugees, including but not limited to the host country's general responsibility to ensure that refugees have non-discriminatory access to existing HIV-related services. .../...
Title
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2006 Order Number    18800036 ISBN-13
 9789291734788
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
This Best Practice Case Study captures lessons learned, keys to success and challenges that must be met if there is to be optimal access to treatment and care for UN staff and their dependants. .../...
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Author Matic, S., Lazarus, J.V., Donoghoe, M.C.
Year
2006 Order Number    13400059 ISBN-13
 9789289022842
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CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 17,50
English
In Europe today, HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care are needed more than ever. HIV incidence steady in western and central Europe, and dramatically increasing in eastern Europe remains a major challenge to public health in the 21st century. With more than two million people living with HIV/AIDS in the WHO European Region, no country has been spared. .../...
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2005 Order Number    18800029 ISBN-13
 9789291734658
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Because of their central position in people's lives, the mass media have unrivalled potential to inform and educate the general public. Yet in the response to HIV and AIDS it is generally agreed that only a tiny fraction of that potential has been tapped. There are still millions of people who have never heard about AIDS, and many more who harbour serious misconceptions about HIV infection. .../...
Title
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2005 Order Number    18800034 ISBN-13
 9789291734641
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Although political commitment and multisectoral engagement have increased in recent years, leaders in many countries are still not considering the full extent and effects of HIV and AIDS. In many parts of the world, cultural traditions and social attitudes often impede open discussion on how to prevent HIV transmissions. .../...
Title
Year
2005 Order Number    18800031 ISBN-13
 9789291734337
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
English
Accurate information is a vital requirement to enable the most effective international response to AIDS. .../...
Title
Year
2005 Order Number    18800024 ISBN-13
 9789291734108
Price
CHF 60,00  / US$ 72,00 Developing countries    CHF 25,50
English
Sub-Saharan Africa is the region of the world worst affected by HIV and AIDS. This important new book describes three scenarios of possible future developments of the epidemic in the region. .../...
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2005 Order Number    18800025 ISBN-13
 9789291734030
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Churches and other faith-based organizations continue to play an important part in responding to the AIDS epidemic. This Report of a workshop held in Windhoek Namibia explores some issues in thinking theologically about AIDS and stigma. It will be of interest to church members and leaders and those who work with them.
Title
Year
2005 Order Number    18800027 ISBN-13
 9789291734009
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Companies cannot ignore HIV; it is a business issue demanding a response now and influencing longer term strategic planning. HIV infection among employees poses a significant threat to operational stability and future profitability. .../...
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2005 Order Number    15200064 ISBN-13
 9789290611950
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
Harm reduction is a comprehensive package of policies and programmes to reduce the adverse health, social and economic consequences of mood altering substances to individuals, drug users, their families and their communities. .../...
Title
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2005 Order Number    18800030 ISBN-13
 9789291734184
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CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
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2005 Order Number    15200063 ISBN-13
 9789290611745
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
WHO's Western Pacific Regional Office is currently supporting second generation HIV surveillance, which concentrates resources where they will yield information that is most useful in reducing the spread of HIV and providing care for those affected. .../...
Title
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2005 Order Number    18800023 ISBN-13
 9789291733446
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
HIV-related stigma and discrimination and human rights violations constitute great barriers to preventing HIV infection; providing care, support and treatment; and alleviating the impacts of the epidemic. This publication documents case studies of successful action in different countries addressing HIV-related human rights violations, stigma and discrimination.
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    15200052 ISBN-13
 9789290611646
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Since the extensive spread of HIV began at the end of the 1980s, more than 7 million people in the region have become infected. .../...
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    15200053 ISBN-13
 9789290610922
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This book is an attempt to capture a rich and growing experience with a remarkable strategy to prevent the transmission of HIV where it is associated with heterosexual transmission linked to sex work: the 100% condom use programme. .../...
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    18800022 ISBN-13
 9789291734092
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
The Caribbean region has the second highest prevalence of HIV infection in the world after sub-Saharan Africa. Facing the challenge of HIV led national and regional partners to join with international organizations in the Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV/AIDS (PANCAP). .../...
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    11500568 ISBN-13
 9789241546348
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
Developments since 1996, particularly in the TB/HIV field, have now prompted a second edition of this popular manual which provides a pocket-sized guide to the clinical management of TB, particularly in patients suffering from co-infection with HIV. .../...
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    11500583 ISBN-13
 9789241562713
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,50
English
This book presents a summary of the available scientific evidence on the transmission of HIV infection through breastfeeding. It briefly describes the benefits of breastfeeding for both mothers and infants; and summarizes evidence on the relative risk of mother-to-child transmission of HIV-1 infection during pregnancy, delivery, and breastfeeding.
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    15200048 ISBN-13
 9789290610915
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
This annual report provides information on the state of tuberculosis control in the Region. It contains regional data on the notification of new TB cases and on the outcome of treatment as well as information on the DOTS coverage in the Region.
Title
Year
2004 Order Number    18800021 ISBN-13
 9789291733552
Price
CHF 35,00  / US$ 42,00 Developing countries    CHF 10,00
English
EXPECTED JULY 2004 This flagship report presents the considered views on the state of the HIV/AIDS epidemic of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), which is comprised of nine United Nations system agencies. It includes analysis of all aspects of the epidemic, from the spread of HIV, to treatments, to the availability of resources. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    15200079 ISBN-13
 9789290610427
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,00
English
In early 1998, the Ministry of Health of Cambodia and WHO's Regional Office for the Western Pacific conducted a preliminary assessment on the HIV/AIDS situation in Cambodia and the possibility of implementing the 100% condom use programme. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18800018 ISBN-13
 9789291732807
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
This guide provides an overview of HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infection (STI) programming options for uniformed services programme planners. Through its extensive work with uniformed services worldwide, UNAIDS has found that, while many national outfits recognize the need to address HIV/AIDS, many do not have the expertise to do so in a sustainable manner. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18800019 ISBN-13
 9789291732814
Price
CHF 25,00  / US$ 30,00 Developing countries    CHF 12,50
English
There is a critical need to find effective ways of reducing the risky behaviour that leads to infection with HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among uniformed service populations (i.e., military, peacekeepers, police). .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18800014 ISBN-13
 9789291733200
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
AIDS has finally reached the top of the African agenda. Two years after the 12th International Conference on AIDS and STDs in Africa ended with an impassioned plea for more resources to fight the pandemic, money is beginning to flow to the continent in significant amounts. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18800020 ISBN-13
 9789291733231
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
This report looks at what is being done to challenge the snail's pace of progress on access to antiretroviral medicines in three very different African counytries - Botswana, South Africa and Uganda. It describes who is driving these initiatives at grass-roots level and how. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18802004 ISBN-13
 9789291733040
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 5,00
English
This annual update provides global and regional estimates of HIV/AIDS and its impact. It also reviews the most recent data available from countries and discusses the trends in HIV in countries around the world. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    08800016  
 
Price
CHF 50,00  / US$ 60,00 Developing countries    CHF 15,00
.
This CD-ROM contains easily searchable html versions of all UNAIDS publications from January 1996 to April 2003, in English, French, Spanish and Russian. Ce CD-ROM contient des versions html indexées de toutes les publications de l'ONUSIDA parues entre janvier 1996 et avril 2003 en français, anglais, espagnol et russe. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18800015 ISBN-13
 9789291732883
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
At the close of the groundbreaking Special Session on HIV/AIDS of the United Nations General Assembly in June 2001, 189 Member States adopted the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS. Under the Declaration of Commitment, success in the fight against AIDS is measured by the achievement of concrete, time-bound targets. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18800017 ISBN-13
 9789291732920
Price
CHF 10,00  / US$ 12,00 Developing countries    CHF 5,00
English
As the main advocate for global action on HIV/AIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) leads, strengthens and supports an expanded response aimed at preventing transmission of HIV, providing care and support, reducing the vulnerability of individuals and communities to HIV/AIDS, and alleviating the impact of the epidemic around the world. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    18800011 ISBN-13
 9789291731084
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
The theme of this report reflects a concern that has become increasingly important in the past few years. All too often, good local-level responses to HIV/AIDS-best practices, in other words-have remained local and small-scale. The many lessons learned have not been translated into bigger projects or wider coverage. .../...
Title
Year
2003 Order Number    11500526 ISBN-13
 9789241545990
Price
CHF 30,00  / US$ 36,00 Developing countries    CHF 30,00
English
Adherence to therapies is a primary determinant of treatment success. Poor adherence attenuates optimum clinical benefits and therefore reduces the overall effectiveness of health systems. "Medicines will not work if you do not take them". .../...
Title
Year
2002 Order Number    18800008 ISBN-13
 9789291732029
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
Around the world, telephone helplines have proved to be an accessible, affordable and acceptable source of HIV/AIDS information, counselling and referrals for callers from all walks of life. .../...
Title
Year
2002 Order Number    18800009 ISBN-13
 9789291732173
Price
CHF 15,00  / US$ 18,00 Developing countries    CHF 7,50
English
In many respects, Botswana is Africa's success story. It is peaceful, democratic and prosperous. But it also has the worst AIDS epidemic in the world, with an adult prevalence rate estimated at 35.8%. This case study describes the response to this of one of the most important companies in Botswana-the Debswana diamond-mining company. .../...
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