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7 05, 2019

Global health: CNS issues new Position paper

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The CNS sets out four recommendations for the public authorities' attention in order to bolster France's investment ahead of the G7 ministerial health meeting and in the run-up to the Lire la suite

7 05, 2019

Global Fund Replenishment Conference: stepping up the fight against the HIV pandemic in the global health context

7 May 2019|Tags: , , , , |

Press release This year, France is showcasing strong commitment to the global health cause. On 10 October 2019, in Lyon, it will be hosting the Sixth Replenishment Conference of the Lire la suite

22 07, 2018

AIDS 2018 Conference in Amsterdam: meeting the 2030 goals with a new impetus to the fight against HIV/AIDS

22 July 2018|Tags: , , , |

Press release As the 22nd International Conference on HIV/AIDS begins today in Amsterdam, several warnings raise doubts about our ability to achieve, despite progress, control of the epidemic by 2030. Lire la suite

20 05, 2016

Creating the conditions for universal access to new Hepatitis C treatments

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Since 2014, the introduction of new Direct-Acting Antiviral (DAA) drugs has considerably changed the way hepatitis C infections are treated. These new highly-effective and well-tolerated treatments have enabled a sustained Lire la suite

8 10, 2012

Blood donation: the French National AIDS Council is glad that blood donor selection criteria will be reviewed

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On World Blood Donor Day on 14 June 2012, Marisol Touraine, the French Minister for Social Affairs and Health, announced that blood donor selection criteria are to be reviewed in Lire la suite

20 07, 2012

French National AIDS Council presentations and issues at stake at the Washington international conference

20 July 2012|Tags: |

The XIX International AIDS Conference on 22-27 July in Washington is due to be attended by over 20,000 delegates and constitutes a major gathering for those working worldwide to combat Lire la suite

16 05, 2012

French National AIDS Council calls for HIV/AIDS control measures to be scaled up on the eve of Camp David G8 Summit

16 May 2012|Tags: , |

The President of France will take part in the G8 summit at Camp David on 18-19 May. In its 12 April 2012 declaration released during the meeting of G8 foreign Lire la suite

11 05, 2012

French National AIDS Council issues opinion on the potential benefits of the concept of HIV/AIDS Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

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The concept of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a new HIV prevention method and is based on using antiretroviral treatments, used until now to treat infected people, to reduce the risk Lire la suite

11 05, 2012

French National AIDS Council issues opinion on the potential benefits of the concept of HIV/AIDS Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP)

11 May 2012|Tags: , |

The concept of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a new HIV prevention method and is based on using antiretroviral treatments, used until now to treat infected people, to reduce the risk Lire la suite

4 05, 2012

Professor Patrick Yeni appointed President of the French National AIDS Council

4 May 2012|Tags: |

Professor Patrick Yeni was appointed President of the French National AIDS Council (CNS) by presidential decree on 27 April 2012. As the fifth president of the council, he succeeds Françoise Lire la suite