Positive Health, Dignity and Prevention: Policy Framework and Operational Guidelines

UN Plus supports Positive Health, Dignity and Prevention, which was developed by the Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS).

Please download the copies of the Policy Framework and the Operational Guidelines here for wider distribution and implementation.

 

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UN Plus Joins the “Getting to Zero at Work” Campaign

UN Plus Joins the “Getting to Zero at Work” Campaign

The Vice-Chair of the UN Plus Advisory Group has joined the ILO’s “Getting to Zero at Work” campaign. UN Plus is proud to be part of the campaign, which is supported by numerous celebrities, activists and politicians including heads of UN agencies, governmental and non-governmental organizations.

Please visit here to see the campaign poster in which the Vice-Chair has appeared.

 

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UN Plus at AIDS 2014

UN Plus at AIDS 2014

UN Plus gave its presence at the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), which is held in Melbourne, Australia from July 20 to 25, 2014. The UN Plus exhibition is housed under the UNAIDS Family booth alongside with UN Cares. If you are at the Conference, please visit us!

 

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UN Plus Member Meets with the UNSG Special Envoy on AIDS in Asia & the Pacific


During his visit to Pakistan UNSG Special Envoy on AIDS in Asia & the Pacific Mr. J.V.R. Prasada Rao met with the only representative of UN Plus in Pakistan Masood Fareed Malik [Global Advisory Group Member] and acknowledged the work of UN Plus is doing for the HIV positive staff members all over the world. Mr. Rao reconfirmed his committed and full support in creating an enabling environment for all HIV positive staff members irrespective of the level of their HIV status disclosure.

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UN Plus 2014 Calendar is here!

The UN Plus 2014 has been created to support the ILO’s campaign, “Getting to Zero at Work”. It is a collection of photos of UN Plus members as well as their colleagues and friends, working towards UNAIDS vision of three zeros: Zero new HIV infections. Zero discrimination. Zero AIDS-related deaths.

Please download the calendar here.

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WFP Features UN Plus Member in Malawi on WAD

To mark this year’s World AIDS Day, World Food Programme (WFP) has featured one of our members, Josiah Tepani, and his story in its website. Please visit the following page for more details.

www.wfp.org/stories/wfp-staff-break-silence-hivaids

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3rd Quarter Newsletter of UN Cares Malawi Featuring UN Plus

 

2013 Third Edition UN Cares Newsletter.

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Stigma and Discrimination Workshop in Panama

By Rodrigo Pascal (UN Plus/UNAIDS Guatemala)

Taking advantage of the visit of the Regional Focal Point of UN Plus to Panama RMM meeting, we had the opportunity to conduct a joint workshop (UN Cares/ UN Plus). To develop this activity, we requested the support of the RC in Panama who extended the invitation to representatives of human Resources and operations, security focal points, all managers and supervisors. UNFPA Regional Office contributed to the activity by providing us with a meeting room to hold the meeting.

Stigma And Discrimination report

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UN Plus Meeting with the UN Secretary-General

The UN Plus Advisory Group members met with the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to discuss issues affecting staff members living with HIV including access to HIV treatment and travel restrictions. They also delivered messages from their key partners, namely people living with HIV and networks of key population such as sex workers, men who have sex with men, people who use drugs and transgender people regarding their criminalization in some countries.

Please visit the following page for more details

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Report on UN Plus/UN Cares Joint Workshop in Mexico

Report on UN Plus/UN Cares Joint Workshop in Mexico

By Rodrigo Pascal (UN Plus/UNAIDS Guatemala)

During the mission to Mexico, May 22-24, 2013, Alicia Sanchez and Rodrigo Pascal had the opportunity to conduct a joint workshop (UN Cares/ UN Plus). To develop this activity, the UCC for Guatemala and Mexico, José Enrique Zelaya, requested support of the RC in Mexico who immediately put us in contact with the Coordination Office in Mexico to coordinate the details of the activity. The CO convened the activity and supported with the printing of materials and the space to carry out the activity. The invitations to this activity were sent to HR personnel and managers/supervisors.

Download the full report here in PDF format.

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