Andy Seale summarizes a discussion that took place on ITPC’s listserv about when to initiate antiretroviral therapy. The discussion included consideration of WHO’s recommendation for Same Day Start.
HIV treatment and health activists are calling for strong leadership from WHO on issues related to innovation, intellectual property and access to health commodities, including medicines.
‘Will you support patient-centered research and development?’ asks 18 Civil Society Organizations in Open Letter to World Health Organization Director-General Candidates.
Zakaria Bahtout, the Programs Partners’ Officer at ITPC MENA describes the protest targeting ViiV Healthcare, from the frontline in Harare, Zimbabwe, at an international conference at the end of last year. At the International Conference on Aids and Sexually Transmitted Dieases in Africa 2015, treatment activists shamed ViiV Healthcare for preventing Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia from accessing generic versions […]
On World AIDS Day 2015, treatment activists highlight concerns about progress in response to consolidated WHO HIV treatment guidelines 2015.
Today, at the International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA), treatment advocates and activists from all over Africa united to urge ViiV Healthcare to allow affordable access to an essential drug in four North African countries. A voluntary license from Viiv Healthcare will enable all other countries in Africa to be able to […]