written by Margaret Harris Cheng
This report highlights the findings presented at a a meeting jointly held by WHO, UN Development Programme, and UNAIDS in Hong Kong mid February to find ways to deal with the problem of HIV/AIDS epidemic among MSM.
Asia has been caught unawares by a rapid rise in HIV/AIDS cases among men who have sex with men (MSM). HIV/AIDS surveillance, management, and preventionprogrammes are all hindered, or rendered non-existent, by laws criminalising homosexuality.
part of IHP newsletter 4