AFEW is Looking for a Board Member on a Voluntary Basis

AFEW International is seeking applications for the position of Board Member to attend Board meetings and provide constructive input by offering specif ...

HIV Risks Grow in Kazakhstan

In Kazakhstan, the key alarming trend of the recent years is the growing sexual transmission of HIV. Before, most people in Kazakhstan contracted HIV ...

Antonio Guterres Replied to AFEW Support Letter

83 organisations from the whole world signed the letter. We asked to reconsider the position of Prof M. Kazatchkine as UN Special Envoy for EECA, as h ...

Georgia: Problems under the Tip of the Iceberg

As reported by the Infectious Diseases, AIDS and Clinical Immunology Research Centre, around 600 to 700 new HIV cases are registered in Georgia annual ...

In Kyrgyzstan, Fines for Drug-Related Offences will Grow 30-Fold

Kyrgyzstan has adopted new legislation on drug-related crimes. Amendments have been introduced into a number of national legal codes within the broad ...

Methadone Breakthrough: Ukraine to Independently Purchase Opioid Substitution Therapy

From 2018, opioid substitution therapy (OST) programme in Ukraine is financed by the Government. Activists are asking international organizations for ...

AIDS 2018 Abstract Support for EECA: 100 Abstracts Submitted

Almost 100 researchers from Eastern Europe and Central Asia (EECA) have received mentorship and expert support through the mentorship program that was ...

Bridging the Gaps Returned the Faith

Only in 2017, 688 female drug users and vulnerable women in the Republic of Tajikistan were provided with the prevention and social services within th ...

AIDS 2018 Early Programme Preview

In addition to a strong abstract-driven programme, the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018) will offer symposia, workshops and interactive s ...

Blind Response: Experts Offer Different HIV Estimates in Russia

According to the UNAIDS, Russia ranks third based on the rate of the new HIV cases in the world after South Africa and Nigeria. However, there are inc ...