Links

The following is not a comprehensive set of links but a few suggestions of places where you can find out more about HIV/AIDS and public policy.

Many of these websites will be able to link you with the full range of HIV organisations and public agencies.

We are not responsible for the content of these sites.

ActionAid
International development charity which focuses on the eradication of poverty and HIV/AIDS with programmes in over 40 countries worldwide.

African HIV Policy Network (AHPN)
The African HIV Policy Network (AHPN) is an umbrella organisation which represents African community groups addressing HIV/AIDS and sexual health in the UK. It is the only nation-wide African organisation operating exclusively at policy level.

AIDS Portal
Website with wide range of links to organisations and information on HIV/AIDS

APPG on Population Development and Reproductive Health
The Group aims to encourage initiatives to increase access to, and improve reproductive and sexual health programmes worldwide.

AVERT
Comprehensive information and publications.

BHIVA
The British HIV Association is the leading association for HIV professionals in Britain. It publishes best practice guidelines on HIV care.

Christian Aid
Christian Aid is an international development organisation working on over 50 countries to help people regardless or religion or race to improve their own lives and to tackle the causes of poverty and injustice

George House Trust
North-West based HIV organisation, publishes Agenda policy journal.

Department of Health
UK Government Ministry of Health.

Department for International Development
UK Government Ministry for International Development.

The HIV Forum Link Project
The HIV Forum Link Project aims to strengthen the voice of HIV Service User representation in both service delivery and development locally, regionally and nationally

The Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria
The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria is a partnership between governments, civil society, the private sector and affected communities. The Global Fund represents an innovative approach to international health financing.

Health Protection Agency
UK Public Health Protection Agency.

International HIV/AIDS Alliance
The International HIV/AIDS Alliance is a unique development organisation specialised in supporting communities in developing countries to tackle the spread and impact of HIV/AIDS.

Medical Foundation for AIDS and Sexual Health
Based at the BMA, promoting good practice within the health services.

National AIDS Manual - NAM
Collated information and databases.

National AIDS Trust - NAT
UK's HIV policy and advocacy organisation.

The Sex Education Forum
A coalition of over 50 member orgainsations working together to promote high quality, apropriate, sex and relationship education in schools.

Save the Children UK
Save the Children works in over 60 countries to provide development assistance to children and young people. All of its work is underpinned by its commitment to making a reality of the rights of children enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

SHout Loud (Sexual Health Out Loud)
SHout Loud is a campaign website you can use to lobby your elected representatives or NHS organisations to improve the quality of sexual health services in your area. It provides up to date infromation on the performance of sexual health services and the prevalence of sexual health problems in your area. It is run jointly by a number of sexual health charities.

STOPAIDS
STOPAIDS is the network of UK agencies working since 1986 to secure an effective global response to HIV and AIDS.

STOPAIDS raises a united voice to rally and maintain the UK’s leadership in the global response to HIV. Together with people living with HIV, they fight for a global response that respects, protects and fulfils human rights

Terrence Higgins Trust
HIV charity providing care and health promotion in England and Wales.

UK-CAB
The UK Community Advisory Board is is a network for community HIV treatment advocates across the UK.

UK Parliament website
UK Parliament information.

UK Government website
UK Government information.

UNAIDS
The United Nations Joint Programme in HIV/AIDS.

UNICEF UK
UN affiliated orgainsation campaigning for child welfare and rights in the UK and worldwide. Good source of data on HIV and children.

Voluntary Service Organisation (VSO)
VSO is an international development charity that works through volunteers. Its vision is a world without poverty in which people work together to fulfil their potential.

World Health Organisation
The World Health Organization is the United Nations specialized agency for health. WHO's objective is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health.