Stigma, discrimination and human rights

(January 2008)

Damon Barrett, Yusuf Azad, Rick Lines, p193 in S. Matic et al (eds) Progress on implementing the Dublin Declaration on Partnership to Fight HIV/AIDS in Europe and Central Asia, WHO Europe

Stigma and discrimination affect many areas of policy-making and government decision-making having to do with HIV/AIDS, and therefore affect the implementation of many actions in the Declaration. To truly measure progress on Action 20, it is necessary to make a much broader and more holistic analysis of national compliance with Dublin Declaration commitments as a whole. Read more