Andrey Rylkov Foundation
for Health and Social Justice
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Posts with tag «hiv-2» 


June 21st, 2017

If the Russian government does not allow for the Russian people to know the truth, if more funding isn’t given to the health sector, and if more people don’t overcome stigmatization, then HIV epidemic has the potential to become even more widespread.


June 7th, 2017

CNN on situation with HIV in Russian and on our harm reduction work in Moscow


March 25th, 2017

The government refuses to acknowledge that it isn't supporting more than a million people infected by HIV/AIDS.


March 17th, 2017

The speech given by Anya Sarang during a side event of CND 2017


February 6th, 2017

The Russian Academy of Sciences officially joined the fight with HIV


January 16th, 2017

The Andrey Rylkov Foundation distributes sterile needles to people who use drugs on the streets of Moscow. Now they are facing the Ministry of Justice which is accusing them of being “foreign agents”. Ivan Varentsov explains the case.


December 28th, 2016

“H.I.V. is not a personal problem, it is a social problem, and it should be solved as a social problem,” Elena Plotnikova, who works for the foundation, said as she handed out supplies. “The basic attitude of the government is: You made a bad decision and we are not going to help you.”


December 3rd, 2016

Drug treatment centres in Moscow have reportedly begun distributing the overdose reversal drug naloxone to people who use heroin and other opiates.


November 25th, 2016

Apathy and political expedience have shaped the Kremlin’s frozen-in-time views on the virus. Will officials finally act to prevent a national health crisis?


November 22nd, 2016

Epidemiologists have developed the means to stop HIV in its tracks, but Russia is barely listening