25 May 2015
Rates of hepatitis-C infection among injecting drug users in Budapest almost doubled between 2011 and 2014 – in a period when access to harm reduction programs rapidly decreased. Government politicians are still denying the reality, and accuse harm reduction advocates of exaggerating the problem.
19 May 2015
Representatives of EHRN will also discuss possibilities of strengthening cooperation between law enforcement and community-based organizations.
4 May 2015
The Global Fund communicated the decision to support Regional Civil Society and Community Support, Communication and Coordination Platform in EECA with a focus on Community, Rights and Gender issues in the area of HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.
13 April 2015
On 12 -19 April 2015, the Thirteenth Crime Congress of the United Nations is taking place in Doha, Qatar. EHRN representative is attending the Crime Congress to engage with governmental officials and other decision makers on a number of issues related to law and harm reduction.
7 April 2015
Call for proposals to select partner organizations in Lithuania from among community of people who use drugs. This Call for Proposals aims to select up to 2 organizations and /or groups of PWUD to complete the Lithuanian country team next to Coalition “I Can Live”.
30 March 2015
On 30–31 March 2015, EHRN is attending the 1st Eastern Partnership Ministerial Conference on Tuberculosis and Multidrug Resistant Tuberculosis held in Riga, Latvia.
19 March 2015
EHRN has concluded the results of the first year of the Campaign “Women Against Violence” and launched the second year, the Year of the Dialogue.
16 March 2015
EHRN has attended the 58th session of CND, the central policymaking body on narcotic drugs within the UN, with a key message of the importance of regional approach to drug policies.
12 March 2015
It is time for HR organizations to mobilize and start advocating for key changes in polices and budget allocation, which will help us avoid Russian, Romanian and Serbian scenarios.
26 February 2015
EHRN addressed a letter to SIIC, whereby it strongly recommends considering the need to hold a Partnership Forum in EECA for the region to engage with the development of the Global Fund Strategy 2017-2021
25 February 2015
Regional Technical Advisory Group are discussing how to influence the process of taking decisions on funding harm reduction in the six countries.
27 January 2015
On 21-22 January 2015, in Astana (Kazakhstan) a consultative high-level meeting was held with the aim of discussing the progress, barriers and ways to improve access to services for people who inject drugs.
17 December 2014
On 9-11 December 2014, for the first time, a joint delegation mobilized by EHRN participated in the 35th UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board (PCB).
10 December 2014
EHRN continues to work actively in advocating for human rights of PWUD: advocacy of human rights of people who use drugs will remain among key priorities for EHRN for the coming strategic period.
4 December 2014
EHRN, Alliance-Ukraine, and ECUO agreed to create a joint mechanism for the coordination of knowledge management and capacity building in the region.