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HIV Commission report: now to move from words to actions

01/12/2020

We set up the HIV Commission in 2019 as a partnership with the Terrence Higgins Trust and Elton John AIDS...

Nothing about us without us

01/12/2020

Why it’s vital we amplify the voices of people with HIV on World AIDS Day

Former BBC journalist Ant Babajee...

The Equality Act and HIV: 10 years on

07/10/2020

What is the Equality Act 2010?

This month marks 10 years since the Equality Act 2010 (the Act) was...

Drugs policy in the UK: why it’s time to shift from punishment to public health

30/09/2020

By Calum Douglas, Policy & Campaigns Officer & Katy Sharrock, Research & Policy Officer


In August the European Association for...

Why we believe in HIV rights

24/09/2020

by Deborah Gold, Chief Executive 

National AIDS Trust is an...

Integrating HIV healthcare: before and after COVID-19

21/07/2020

By Cheryl Gowar, Policy & Campaigns Manager

The delivery of healthcare is perhaps one of the most obvious ways that...

The Government must tackle health inequalities if they truly believe Black Lives Matter

19/06/2020

By Natasha Dhumma, Head of Policy & Campaigns and Rosalie Hayes, Senior Policy & Campaigns Officer

The arrival of...

Kat Smithson

We must be ambitious in our action on HIV during the COVID-19 crisis

03/06/2020

By Kat Smithson, Director of Policy

Beyond the number of people dying, COVID-19 compounds inequalities that lead to poorer health...

Why access to mental health services needs to be consistent across the country

22/05/2020

By Natasha Dhumma, Head of Policy & Campaigns 

Poor mental health is significantly more common among people living with HIV...

COVID-19: Keeping your HIV status confidential from your employer while shielding

07/05/2020

By Rosalie Hayes, Senior Policy & Campaigns Officer

In the third edition of our series of blog posts relating to...