Tag Archives: AIDS

Lithuania welcomes INPUD members at the International Harm Reduction Conference 2013

It is that time again where drug user activists from all around the world, INPUD members included, are drawn together to present, discuss, debate  and deliberate on harm reduction, at the bi-annual International Harm Reduction Conference, organised by Harm reduction … Continue reading

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Russian Embassy Protest, Dec 1st

On Dec 1st, 2011, World Aids day, people in 8 countries around the world will descend on Russian Embassies -To protest at the criminal treatment of people who use drugs – in the biggest catastrophe in the history of HIV … Continue reading

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Alexei Intervenes at the UN

Here is the 2nd text from Alexei Kurmanaevskiisey, the 30 year old Russian user activist who recently spoke at the United Nations on behalf of people who use drugs in Russia and some of its surrounding regions/countries, where as much … Continue reading

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Aleksey Speaks to Governments at UN in New York

People who use drugs at great risk of multi drug resistant TB across the EEC Continue reading

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A very brief encounter with a declaration

Next week in New York, 190 odd United Nations member States will descend on New York City and sign a new political declaration on HIV/AIDS for the international community. Previous blogs will have provided you background information to this story, … Continue reading

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