The Role of Young People Living with HIV in the Prevention Revolution

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I’m sure that a lot of us have heard at least once about HIV; about its effects on health, about its impact on entire countries and specifically on certain populations - in most of the cases populations affected by discrimination. Some of us have not just heard about HIV, some of us are living with it. And that is exactly what I want to talk about, some of us positive youth used to have some wrong ideas about prevention, the use of condom, or what does HIV causes to your body and health, some...


Diversity of YPLHIV Community

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The diversity within the community of young people living with HIV means there are a range of different needs that must be met. It is too easy for governments and NGOs to respond to the needs of PLHIV – thinking that they are also addressing YPLHIV needs. The experiences of YPLHIV are unique to their age and stages of development. The desires and dreams of a young person living with HIV will differ according to their age, their social and economic background, their sexuality, their religion,...


Universal Access to Treatment – still a dream!

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There are millions young people living with HIV around the world. We live our lives. We are planning our futures. We have absolutely the same priorities as other young people and as generations before us. We want to achieve our goals, we want our parents to be proud of us, we want to be healthy and successful, we want to find true love and one day settle down and start a family. We are absolutely the same as you are! We just have an HIV positive status and nothing more or less. As you are, we ca...


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