Activists from the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition and their allies stage a protest demanding that Algeria be given more affordable access to an HIV drug treatment called dolutegravir, at the 19th ICASA held at the Sofitel Hotel, Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on December 5, 2017.

ICASA 2017 Reminds Us That the Fight for Optimal HIV Treatment is Far From Over

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire. December 8, 2017—A global network of activists is calling on pharmaceutical company ViiV Healthcare to allow people living with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in Algeria to get more affordable access to treatment in that country. Activists representing several advocacy groups recently staged a high-profile protest demanding that ViiV Healthcare give people […]

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New Toolkit Supports Communities to Demand Services that Work for Them

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Côte d’Ivoire Hosts Launch of Global Toolkit for HIV Activism  ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire. November 28, 2017—A new toolkit has been developed to empower people living with the human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, to get access to the specific treatment options that suit them best. The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) and the […]

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2018 will be year we may finally achieve optimal HIV treatment – but millions could miss out

The ambition to achieve treatment optimization for people living with HIV could finally be realized – but this World AIDS Day (1 December 2017), activists warn of the creation of a treatment quality gap, where millions may be left behind. In 2018, treatment optimization may become a reality for many people living with HIV, with […]

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Join ITPC at ICASA 2017

Are you attending the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA) 2017? Check out all the events and activities hosted by ITPC! SATELLITE SESSIONS Demand Creation for Differentiated Care – Putting People at the Centre! Monday 4 Dec | 14:45 – 16:45 | Room: Prof FEMI SOYINKA | Hosted by ITPC, ARASA, & IAS A lively panel […]

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New Toolkit Supports Communities to Utilize Differentiated Service Delivery

Toolkit on Differentiated Service Delivery Launched at Regional Activist Workshop in South Africa. The What Works for Me: Activist Toolkit of Differentiated Service Delivery was soft launched this week, at a workshop taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa for activists from Asia and southern and east Africa. Developed by the AIDS and Rights Alliance of Southern Africa […]

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Save the Date: Join ITPC at the Community Activist Summit at AIDS 2018

Join us Sunday, July 22nd at ITPC’s Community Activist Summit at AIDS 2018 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. In 2003, more than 120 treatment activists from 67 countries gathered in Cape Town, South Africa for the first International Treatment Preparedness Summit (ITPS). The goal of the four-day meeting was to identify ways to strengthen regional treatment education […]

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U=U Unites with ITPC to Improve the Lives of People Living with HIV

GABORONE, Botswana – Nov 1, 2017 – The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) and Prevention Access Campaign (PAC) announced today a groundbreaking partnership that will amplify the Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U) message among communities of people living with HIV worldwide. U=U reinforces the public health benefits of antiretroviral therapy (ART), affirming that a person living with HIV […]

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U=U Unites with ITPC to Improve the Lives of People Living with HIV

GABORONE, Botswana – Nov 1, 2017 – The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) and Prevention Access Campaign (PAC) announced today a groundbreaking partnership that will amplify the Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U) message among communities of people living with HIV worldwide. U=U reinforces the public health benefits of antiretroviral therapy (ART), affirming that a person living with HIV […]

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ITPC’s Treatment Access Watch is now “Watch What Matters”

The International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC) is excited to announce that its community monitoring campaign, formerly known as Treatment Access Watch, is now called Watch What Matters. The name change – which is effective immediately – reflects an expanded understanding of our work and acknowledgment of the strength and diversity of the entire treatment access […]

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Civil Society Must Participate in Domestic Funding Dialogues – Here’s How

On September 18, 2017, at the Funders Concerned About AIDS (FCAA) AIDS Philanthropy Summit in Washington D.C., ITPC Director of Global Programs and Advocacy Wame Mosime and AIDS and Rights Alliance of Southern Africa (ARASA) Deputy Director Felicita Hikuam spoke at the session titled Civil Society-Driven Actions on Sustainability and Domestic Mobilization for HIV and […]

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High-, Middle- or Low-Income: Pharma Greed is Not Justified in Any Country!

On Wednesday, October 4, 2017 ITPC Intellectual Property and Access to Medicines Lead Othoman Mellouk addressed the Human Rights Council’s 2017 Social Forum in Geneva, Switzerland, explaining why we can’t stand back while Big Pharma abuse the patent system at the expense of public health:  Translating Principles into Action: Patents, Big Pharma and Access to […]