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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...

Threats to the rights and freedoms of trans people in the UK undermines progress on equality, in HIV and beyond


By Kat Smithson

At last week’s Conservative Party Conference there were several negative references to trans people and their rights...

Reverend Jide Macaulayv

Black History Month: Interview with Reverend Jide Macaulay


Reverend Jide Macaulay (he/him) is the Founder and CEO of House of Rainbow CIC. Openly gay British Nigerian born in...

HIV Action Plan: We can’t allow positive findings to disguise the very real challenges we face


By Deborah Gold

We’re delighted with the encouraging updates in the HIV Action Plan annual report, which detail how the...