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Adam Freedman

People living with and at risk of acquiring HIV in Northern Ireland deserve equal protection from discrimination


By Adam Freedman

The UK should be proud of much of our equality legislation, which is designed to protect individuals...

Dr Chloe Orkin

LGBT+ History Month: Q&A with Professor Chloe Orkin


Professor Chloe Orkin is Professor of Infection and Inequities at the Queen Mary University of London and has been a...

Kat Smithson

HIV is not a crime: Reflecting on ten years of working on HIV criminalisation


By Kat Smithson

As I enter my last week working at National AIDS Trust, and with today marking international HIV...

Oluwakemi Agunbiade

Launch of new HIV training for Talking Therapies is vital step to address mental health needs of people living with HIV


By Oluwakemi Agunbiade

The findings from the recently published Positive Voices survey revealed that poor mental health continues to...

Dr Tristan Barber

LGBT+ History Month: Q&A with Dr. Tristan Barber


Dr Tristan Barber is an HIV and Sexual Health Consultant at the Ian Charleson Day Centre, Royal Free Hospital, and...

Joe Parry

Putting HIV history #UnderTheScope this LGBT+ History Month


By Joe Parry

To this day HIV activism works in tandem with ambition and innovation in the medical...

Dan Fluskey

Positive Voices findings need to provoke a step change in action on HIV


By Daniel Fluskey

2024 is set to be a pivotal year in the journey towards ending new HIV transmissions by...

Edward Russell

Edward Russell on Madonna’s HIV and AIDS activism


We’re delighted that the Queerty nominated podcast Inside The Groove – which celebrates the work of Madonna – will be...

Annie Howard

First Europe-wide survey on HIV stigma


By Annie Howard

HIV-related stigma and discrimination remain major barriers to accessing HIV services for people living with HIV worldwide....

Angelina Namiba on representation and changing the narrative of black women living with HIV


Originally from Kenya, Angelina has over 26 years of experience working in HIV including providing one-to-one support to people living with...