ICRW stigma reduction framework

Stigma-reduction session at AIDS Conference, 3 July

02 July 2013
Annie Holmes

"Breaking through Stigma: The Missing Component in Biomedical Prevention Efforts." Dr Madhumita Das presents methods and learning on stigma reduction with key at-risk populations in India - including men who have sex with men and female sex workers - at this 3 July session of the International AIDS Society Conference.

ICRW and UNDP piloted studies in five settings, adapting and implementing an international framework to reduce HIV and other forms of stigma in:

  • education
  • health services
  • industry
  • local government
  • sex-worker collectives

User-friendly briefs, produced with STRIVE, summarise the report and outline the five case studies