Improving monitoring of HIV in migrant populations in the EU/EEA
Workshop that aimed to contribute to improving the monitoring of HIV in migrant populations in the EU/EEA.
Information provided to ECDC indicates that several countries in the European Union and European Economic area (EU/EEA) are at the stage of planning behavioural or bio-behavioural surveys in relation to various aspects of migrant health and HIV.
In order to synergise between on-going initiatives in the area, ECDC together with the Spanish Ministry of Health, Social Services and Equality hosted a workshop to improve the monitoring of HIV in migrant populations in the EU/EEA.
The overall purpose of this workshop was to contribute to improving the monitoring of HIV in migrant populations in the EU/EEA.
Pre-exposure prophylaxis in the EU/EEA. PrEP service delivery and monitoring: minimum standards and key principles
15 Nov 2018 to 16 Nov 2018 - In a two-day meeting organised by ECDC and UNAIDS, representatives of 22 European countries discussed how to improve the delivery of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) across Europe. The meeting brought together country delegates, PrEP users and community HIV advocates to seek ways to strengthen the provision and monitoring of PrEP.
World AIDS Day 2018: Know the epidemic, shape the response
1 Dec 2018 to 1 Dec 2018 - The tools to end new HIV infections and AIDS exist. The knowledge on how to use them is agreed upon. Nevertheless late diagnosis of HIV remains a challenges across the European Union and European Economic Area.
World AIDS Day 2017
1 Dec 2017 to 1 Dec 2017 - One in 2 people living with HIV are diagnosed late in the course of their infection. So late, that two out of three people with AIDS in the EU/EEA receive their diagnosis within only three months of discovering they had HIV. For World AIDS Day 2017, ECDC highlighted the problem of late diagnosis and the need for diversifying HIV testing approaches.