HIV/AIDS

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OPINION: Fiji's crackdown on sex workers only serves to jeopardise essential HIV prevention programs, write Karen McMillan and Associate Professor Heather Worth.

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Fiji sex workers are being subjected to human rights abuses, including torture, at the hands of the military, a new report has found.

There has been an alarming jump in some STI infections, with rates of Chlamydia up 17 percent and gonorrhoea rising 25 percent, new national surveillance figures show.

The 30-year fight against HIV/AIDS has brought out some of the better traits in us as researchers, and as a global society, write the Kirby Institute's John Kaldor and David Cooper.

High court judge, Justice Michael Kirby, will convene a high-level forum on the future of HIV/AIDS this week.

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Twenty years after the 'Grim Reaper' television advertisements, leading HIV/AIDS researchers -- including those from UNSW -- say another graphic campaign is needed to tackle increasing infection rates.

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