• Handbook for Legislators on HIV/AIDS, Law and Human Rights (+)

    The purpose of this Handbook is to assist parliamentarians and other elected officials in promulgating and enacting effective legislation and undertaking appropriate law reform in the fight against AIDS. The Handbook provides examples of best legislative and regulatory practices gathered from around the world. Best practices are given for each of the twelve guidelines contained in the International Guidelines on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights published in 1998 by the OHCHR and UNAIDS. The Handbook presents concrete measures that legislators can take to protect human rights and promote public health in responding to the epidemic.

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