A Giant Leap Toward the First 90: WHO Releases New HIV Testing Guidance at IAS 2015 in Vancouver

Reporting from the 2015 International AIDS Society conference in Vancouver, B.C., JSI’s Samson Kironde, Director of the AIDSFree project, explains key point of the new WHO guidelines on HIV testing services.

When tried and true strategies fall short: Adapting interventions for a new era in the global fight against HIV

In the last 10 years, great strides have been made in the global fight against HIV. However, to achieve further success, the successful strategies of the past must be altered.

As consensus grows for a ‘hot spots’ strategy on HIV, consideration of supply chain implications is crucial

Logistics is a topic that often goes unmentioned during high-level discussions on HIV strategy, however implications of all strategies on the supply chain of essential HIV commodities must be carefully considered in order to achieve success.

Youth take action at the International AIDS Conference

Writing from the 20th International AIDS Conference, JSI’s Malia Duffy discusses the particular challenges faced by adolescents living with HIV and shares the main points of the Youth Action Plan–a strategy devised by a consortium of HIV-positive adolescents during a planning session in Melbourne.

Just Because You Build It Doesn’t Mean They’ll Come: Take Home Messages from IAS

JSI’s Sharon Stash shares lessons learned from the International AIDS Society Conference in Rome Participants at last month’s International AIDS Society Conference in Rome were energized by positive findings on new biomedical HIV prevention interventions. Thirty years of dedicated work have resulted in the HPTN052 trial’s promise of HIV treatment as prevention and in positive … Continue reading “Just Because You Build It Doesn’t Mean They’ll Come: Take Home Messages from IAS”