29
Sep

Another report on sex workers

Here we see that another report on sex work is forthcoming, a report on young female sex workers in Myanmar.

28
Sep

Private sector support for HIV activities

Good to see new topics at journalist workshops.

28
Sep

Summary of sex work in Myanmar

Here is a summary of sex work in Myanmar that has been published but not publicised enough by the AIDS Data Hub.

27
Sep

Hepatitis B inside and outside

Dr Cynthia notes an 'epidemic' of the bloodeborne hepatitis B in up to eight per cent of pregnant women. Inside Myanmar it is a little higher at ten to twelve per cent. If the prevalence is lower than expected, is it an epidemic?

24
Sep

New official HIV estimates and projections

HIV Estimates and Projections, Myanmar, 2008 to 2015 has just been published, almost three years into the term …

23
Sep

The Many Diseases and Other Things Fund

The scoping study results are here. Is the preparation mission team set yet?

22
Sep

A blast from the past

This article on the birth of the Three Diseases Fund was published four short years ago. The financial resources for the response to HIV have changed a lot in that time …

21
Sep

Comment on awareness raising

Yesterday the [him] moderator questioned the value of UNDP spending money on 'awareness raising'. Here is an anonymous comment from a reader.

20
Sep

More awareness raising in the Delta

Raising awareness of HIV among the general population, even in the cyclone ravaged Delta, does little to prevent HIV.

17
Sep

Human trafficking and HIV are not related

It stuns the [him] moderator to read an entire article about human trafficking and not see a single reference to HIV. Congratulations to the author of this piece who has not conflated, confused, or conjoined the two separate issues.

16
Sep

BWU brief on the web

Here is a brief on the Burmese Women's Union programme.

15
Sep

Everyone's guide ...

Everyone can benefit from reading everyone's guide …

Follow me on:

Back to Top