Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations

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HIV - the global epidemic

With 17 million people on HIV treatments by the end of 2015, the world is making progress on ending HIV and AIDS - but there is still a long way to go.

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About AFAO

The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) is the national federation for the HIV community response. We provide leadership, coordination and support to Australia's policy, advocacy and health promotion response to HIV/AIDS.

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AFAO publishes Australian PrEP roundup

Following the PBAC decision not to recommend funding PrEP through the PBS, AFAO has produced an Australian PrEP roundup paper to sustain advocacy efforts and raise awareness about current options for accessing PrEP around the country.

Published : 23/08/2016
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HIV prevention pill rejected by drug funding committee

AFAO has expressed great disappointment at the decision by the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee not to recommend funding PrEP through the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme.

Published : 19/08/2016
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GRUNT: sexual health campaign launched for gay, bi and queer trans men

The Peer Advocacy network for the Sexual Health of Trans Masculinities (PASH.tm) and Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) have launched ‘GRUNT’, a new HIV prevention and sexual health campaign for transgender men who have sex with cisgender men.

Published : 16/08/2016
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OUTspoken – a new campaign for young gay and same-sex attracted men

OUTspoken is a new nationwide initiative produced by the Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO) for young gay and other same-sex attracted men.

Published : 29/07/2016
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