UNAIDS Asia-Pacific

Beijing, 17 August 2020 – UNAIDS lauds China’s decision to approve Truvada, an HIV medicine, for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP),  as an additional prevention choice for people at risk of HIV infection,...

The COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the lives and livelihoods of people everywhere, but the impact is especially severe among people who are socioeconomically disadvantaged and marginalized and among people with underlying...

In Asia and the Pacific, young key populations (YKPs) experience gender-based violence (GBV) and multiple, intersecting discrimination on the basis of age, race, ethnicity, HIV status, economic status, geographical status, religion,...

SOCIAL MEDIA PACKAGE AND KEY MESSAGES For those most vulnerable to HIV – including people living with HIV, gay men and other men who have sex with men, transgender people, sex...

In Asia and the Pacific 300 000 people were newly infected with HIV and 160 000 died of AIDS-related illnesses in 2019. Key populations and their partners accounted for an estimated...

JOINT PRESS STATEMENT UNAIDS, APCASO, APN+ Bangkok, Thailand, 26/06/2020: In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, UNAIDS, APCASO and APN+ issued a joint statement to emphasize the key role that the...

JOINT STATEMENT  UNAIDS, APCASO and APN+  Bangkok, Thailand; June 26, 2020 Globally, almost half a million people have died from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and the number of infections grows daily....

JOINT STATEMENT June 1, 2020 Against the backdrop of COVID-19, recalling the 2012 Joint Statement on compulsory drug detention and rehabilitation centres and the 2020 Joint Statement on COVID-19 in prisons...