Today, Monday, 24 July 2017, during the 9th International AIDS Conference on HIV Science in Paris (IAS 2017), HIV treatment activists from around the world collectively blocked access to ViiV Healthcare’s promotional booth and stormed its presentation to physicians. The action, which included taping off ViiV’s booth, to deny access to conference delegates, highlights the […]
Why millions of people around the world are counting on India to protect them against harmful provision in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) Trade Agreement PRESS RELEASE Hyderabad, 24 July 2017 – The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is a free trade agreement that has been in negotiations since 2012, between 16 countries – […]
Last week, ITPC Latin America and the Carribean (ITPC LATCA) and allies began urging Guatemala and the international community to expand HIV treatment coverage through the use of compulsory licensing for the Lopinavir 200mg / Ritonavir 50 mg fixed-dose combination tablet. What is compulsory licensing? According to the Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights […]
Join ITPC at IAS 2017 – Paris Join ITPC’s global team and regional directors at the International AIDS Society’s 9th Conference on HIV Science (IAS 2017) in Paris from 23 – 2016 July. We are co-hosting and participating in many sessions throughout the week. Check out our downloadable flyer (PDF) below for our full programme! […]
“The story of South African AIDS activism is the story of women, courageous women.” – Gregg Gonsalves, ITPC Global Advisory Board Chair Today we honor a fearless activist. Gone too soon, but who gifted us with inspiration and spirit that will continue to drive the HIV movement forward. To Prudence Mabele and all those like […]
ITPC is an open and flexible coalition. Our eight regional ITPC networks form the backbone of our structure, leading the bulk of our programs and advocacy efforts. Today, we’re catching up with Rose Kaberia, Regional Director of ITPC East Africa, as she shares her reflections on the HIV treatment access movement in her region: How […]
On 19 – 23 June, 2017, ARASA and ITPC hosted a 5-day community workshop on differentiated ART delivery in Bangkok, Thailand. With the support of the International AIDS Society (IAS), the workshop brought together more than 30 participants across 12 countries from seven networks of people living with HIV in Africa and Asia to strengthen […]
This past month, June 2017, ITPC and country partners gathered for three trainings as part of the Regional Community Treatment Observatory in West Africa (RCTO-WA), supported by the Global Fund. The three separate trainings – on governance, finance, and monitoring & evaluation – aimed to further build capacity among the RCTO-WA implementation teams in-country, and […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago—A new once-daily pill to prevent the spread of human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, is capturing the attention of communities affected by the virus.The daily antiretroviral pill interferes with the earliest stages of the virus’ life cycle and stops its ability to replicate. The pill is […]
Ahead of ITPC’s Global Think Tank Meeting on PrEP, ITPC Executive Director Solange Baptiste and Director of Global Programs & Advocacy Wame Mosime met with local media to increase awareness about PrEP and speak about ITPC’s work to ensure communities have a voice in processes around it.
Statement from attributed members of the Bridging the Gaps Alliance following the conclusion of the 25th Harm Reduction International Conference in Montréal. In an era of rising populism and heightened political repression around the world, communities most affected by HIV, including people who use drugs, sex workers, and LGBT people, with specific concern for transgender […]
On May 17-18, 2017, ITPC hosted a two-day event on PrEP that brought together more than 45 participants from 20 different countries representing civil society, key populations, governments, and technical expert groups.