Implementation of the Report

Engaging with parliamentarians on HIV and the law

21 August 2014
By Vivek Divan, Policy Specialist, UNDP I have been working for several years with policy- and law-makers to support a rights-based response to HIV and contribute to stemming the tide of the epidemic. This work often requires raising highly controversial and…


HIV Prevention Act Angers Ugandan AIDS Activists

27 August 2014
KAMPALA—Uganda's president recently signed the HIV and AIDS Prevention and Control Act into law. The bill criminalizes the transmission of HIV and also enforces mandatory testing. Such provisions have upset activists who want to de-stigmatize Uganda's…