Apply Here – Friday 15th January 6.30-9pm – The Politics of intersectional HIV activism – all injustices are connected!

Friday 15th January 6.30-9pm – ‘Positively UK’ – 345 City Road London EC1V 1LR – (nearest tube – Angel) – text dan on 07717811747 if you get lost! The Politics of intersectional HIV activism – all injustices are connected! All details at http://www.actuplondon.wordpress.com – Facebook event page click here A forum on intersectional activism to…

HIV HEPC Blind Date – World AIDS Special – Contestant Call – Out – register interest by 19.11.15

‘HIV transmissions reach new record levels’ Health Protection England 2015 ‘(HEPC / HIV / Cancer) Drug Goes From $13.50 a Tablet to $750, Overnight’ New York Times, September 2015 ‘PREP (Pre-Exposure Phrophylaxis – a pill you can take if you are at risk of getting HIV) isn’t freely available on the NHS.’ www.iwantprepnow.co.uk “Revealed: Nigel Farage planned Aids…

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – ACT UP LONDON launches ‘We Are Still Angry’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 30th September 2015 ACT UP LONDON launches ‘We Are Still Angry’: a network committed to confrontational activism against cuts to HIV services  A sold-out event tonight will host the HIV direct action group ‘Aids Coalition To Unleash Power’ (ACT UP LONDON) who, along with a coalition of welfare groups, launch a…

The PROUD Study proves PrEP to be 86% effective + PrEP Q&A

THE PROUD STUDY SHOWS PrEP TO BE 86% EFFECTIVE The PROUD Study, which was launched in 2012, and included 545 gay and other men who have sex with men, who reported having had anal sex without a condom in the previous 3 months were given PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis), commonly known as the drug TRUVADA to prevent new HIV infections. The…

PrEP WORKS. WE NEED IT NOW.

ACTUP London’s Official Statement on Access to PrEP in the UK: PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) is an extremely effective way to prevent HIV, especially for those who do not always use condoms.  It has been available in the US since 2012 and it works when taken correctly.  With over 6,000 HIV diagnoses every year in the…

IMMIGRATION BILL: THE FACTS

“HIV & AIDS is foremost a political crisis, as well as a medical emergency, we will use every means possible to call out and contain this pandemic” – so says the mission statement of ACT UP: London. As activists involved in fight against HIV and AIDS we know and understand the weight of the pandemic,…