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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 – […]
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! […]
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 […]
People living with HIV highlight their concerns about access to affordable medicines by handing over a letter to the European Commissioner for Trade, via the EU offices in Delhi.
International Treatment Preparedness Coalition – Eastern Europe publishes its report ARV Procurement in 2014: History of Decentralization in English. The number of people living with HIV and on treatment in Russia, is less than a third of the total number of people who need treatment. The price of anti-retroviral therapy remains a significant barrier to […]
In a letter to Amnesty International, Christine Stegling shows ITPC’s support for a draft policy to decriminalize sex work. Dear Salil Shetty Re: Support for your draft policy statement on the decriminalization of sex work I am writing to you in my capacity as the Executive Director of the International Treatment Preparedness Coalition (ITPC), a […]