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The Voices and Demands of Positive Sex Workers: Briefing Paper # 06 The Voices and Demands of Positive Sex Workers: Briefing Paper #06
Type of content Reports

Through face-to-face meetings, Skype conversations, and other methods of communications, positive sex workers came together in anger and solidarity to demand recognition of their voices and experiences in discussions, related policy, and programming that directly impact their lives.

Transgender in Africa: Invisible, Inaccessible, or Ignored? Transgender in Africa: Invisible, Inaccessible, or Ignored?
Type of content Advocacy

This journal article was published in 2012 in the SAHARA-J: Journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS, reviews an almost total lack of research focusing on transgender populations in Africa, which the authors conclude points to an important overlooked need. High HIV prevalence and levels of HIV risk among transgender populations globally suggest that there is likely to be a similar situation in African transgender populations, which would necessitate the development and implementation of HIV programmes specific to transgender needs.

TVT Legal and Health Care Mapping Transgender Legal and Healthcare Mapping
Type of content Maps/Data, Reports

This 2012 map, produced by the Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide (TvT) group, provides an overview of the human rights situation of trans persons in different parts of the world and develops useful data and advocacy tools for international institutions, human rights organizations, the trans movement and the general public. It is a comparative, ongoing qualitative-quantitative research project conducted by TGEU’s TvT team in close cooperation with 18 partner organizations and numerous trans activists and researchers in all six world regions.

Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide: A Comparative Review of the Human-rights Situation of Gender-variant/Trans People Transrespect versus Transphobia Worldwide: A Comparative Review of the Human-rights Situation of Gender-variant/Trans People
Type of content Reports, Advocacy

Produced in 2012 by Transgender Europe, this report concludes that, with respect to the transgender community, most of the world still has a long way to go to catch up with Argentina, but the data the report gathers and presents is a testament to and product of the positive changes that have occurred in recent years with respect to that community.

Verdict on a Virus: Public Health, Human Rights and Criminal Law Verdict on a Virus: Public Health, Human Rights and Criminal Law
Type of content Guidelines, Reports

This document is intended for anyone who wants to know more about the criminalization of HIV transmission or exposure and the related health, human rights, and legal implications.

Worldwide Burden of HIV in Transgender Women: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis Worldwide Burden of HIV in Transgender Women: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Type of content Research, Reports

Previous systematic reviews have identified a high prevalence of HIV infection in transgender women in the U.S. and among sex workers. However, little is known about the burden of HIV infection in transgender women worldwide. This 2013 Lancet article aims to better assess the relative HIV burden among all transgender women worldwide, and offers a systematic review and meta-analysis of studies that assessed HIV infection burdens in transgender women published between 2000-2011. 

Young Men Who Have Sex with Men: Health, Access, & HIV Young Men Who Have Sex with Men: Health, Access, & HIV
Type of content Research, Policy document

This policy brief examines HIV risk factors and access to services among YMSM using data from the Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF)’s 2012 Global Men’s Health and
Rights survey (2012 GMHR). The brief concludes with a set of recommendations for addressing the global HIV epidemic among YMSM.

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