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The AFEW Culture Initiative Presents EECA Food and Art Night in Amsterdam

The first edition of PLOV ARTxFOODxCINEMA is coming to Amsterdam on 29 of May. Culinary experiences and cinematographic impressions of Eastern Europe, ...

Martine de Schutter Scholarship Fund Launched

AFEW international sets up Martine de Schutter Scholarship Fund that allows participants from Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) to attend the 22n ...

EECA Success on the Road to AIDS 2018

The total of 603 abstracts from Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) were submitted to 22nd International AIDS Conference AIDS 2018 to be held in Ju ...

An Award after HIV and Prison

Tamar Gakhokidze is a social worker in NGO Gepa Plus. She helps HIV-positive people and people with drug dependency. Last year, she received the Frida ...

AIDS 2018: Call for Journalists

The International AIDS Conference is the largest conference on any global health issue in the world. First convened during the peak of the AIDS epidem ...

EECAAC 2018: Treatment or Epidemic

Russia accounts for two-thirds of the new HIV cases in Europe and Central Asia. This is what the UNAIDS data show. One of the key factors contributing ...

EECAAC 2018: in Search of Optimism

While the VI Eastern Europe and Central Asia AIDS Conference (EECAAC 2018) was going on in Moscow, Svetlana (the name was changed), a 28-year-old woma ...

Civil Society of Kyrgyzstan in the Fight for Availability and Affordability of Medicines

Kyrgyzstan is gradually switching to state drug provision system. Some of the tuberculosis medicines will be purchased out of the budgetary funds this ...

Take part in the Fast Forward Award 2018

The Fast Forward Award searches for ‘golden eggs’ – innovative interventions organised by and for the community. The awards aims to link these ...

Metropolis 2020: on the Way to 90-90-90

Dynamics of the HIV epidemics in big cities is a pressing issue all over the world. According to the United Nations, by 2050 most people will live in ...