Overarching guidance documents

all in HIV and young people who sell sex: Technical brief
This technical brief describes the HIV risk and vulnerability of young people who sell sex; the barriers and constraints they face to appropriate services; examples of programmes that may work well in addressing their needs and rights; and considerations for providing services that draw upon and build the competencies and capacities of young people who sell sex.
WHO, 2015
data brief HIV and young men who have sex with men: Technical brief
This technical brief describes the HIV risk and vulnerability of young men who have sex with men; the barriers and constraints they face to appropriate services; examples of programmes that may work well in addressing their needs and rights; and considerations for providing services that draw upon and build the competencies and capacities of young men who have sex with men.
WHO, 2015
data brief HIV and young transgender people: Technical brief
This technical brief describes the HIV risk and vulnerability of young transgender people; the barriers and constraints they face to appropriate services; examples of programmes that may work well in addressing their needs and rights; and considerations for providing services that draw upon and build the competencies and capacities of young transgender people.
WHO, 2015
data brief HIV and young people who inject drugs: Technical brief
This technical brief describes the HIV risk and vulnerability of young people who inject drugs; the barriers and constraints they face to appropriate services; examples of programmes that may work well in addressing their needs and rights; and considerations for providing services that draw upon and build the competencies and capacities of young people who inject drugs.
WHO, 2015
data brief Implementing comprehensive HIV-STI programmes with sex workers: Practical approaches from collaborative interventions (YOUTH FRIENDLY)
This publication (known as the "SWIT") offers practical advice on implementing HIV and STI programmes for sex workers, aligned with UN guidance. It covers community empowerment, bio-behavioural interventions, structural interventions (including addressing violence), community-led services, and programme management. It contains examples of good practice from around the world.
WHO, UNFPA, UNAIDS, NSWP, World Bank, UNDP, 2015
data brief Implementing comprehensive HIV and STI programmes with men who have sex with men: Practical guidance for collaborative interventions (YOUTH FRIENDLY)
This publication (known as the "MSMIT") offers practical advice on implementing HIV and STI programmes for men who have sex with men, aligned with UN guidance. It covers community empowerment, bio-behavioural interventions, structural interventions (including addressing violence), community-led services, the use of information and communication technology, and programme management. It contains examples of good practice from around the world.
WHO, UNFPA, UNAIDS, NSWP, World Bank, UNDP, MPact (formerly MSMGF), UNDP, PEPFAR, 2015
data brief Implementing comprehensive HIV and STI programmes with transgender people: Practical guidance for collaborative interventions (YOUTH FRIENDLY)
This publication (known as the "TRANSIT") offers practical advice on implementing HIV and STI programmes for transgender people, aligned with UN guidance. It covers community empowerment, bio-behavioural interventions, structural interventions (including addressing violence), community-led services, the use of information and communication technology, and programme management. It contains examples of good practice from around the world.
WHO, UNFPA, UNAIDS, NSWP, World Bank, UNDP, IRGT, UNDP, PEPFAR, 2015
data brief Implementing comprehensive HIV and HCV programmes with people who inject drugs: Practical guidance for collaborative interventions (YOUTH FRIENDLY)
This publication (known as the "TRANSIT") offers practical advice on implementing HIV and STI programmes for transgender people, aligned with UN guidance. It covers community empowerment, bio-behavioural interventions, structural interventions (including addressing violence), community-led services, the use of information and communication technology, and programme management. It contains examples of good practice from around the world.
WHO, UNFPA, UNAIDS, NSWP, World Bank, UNDP, INPUD, UNDP, PEPFAR, UNODC, 2015
data brief Consolidated guidelines on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations: 2016 update
These guidelines aim to provide a comprehensive package of evidence-based HIV-related recommendations for all key populations; outline the needs of and issues important to key populations; and describe how to improve access, coverage, and uptake of effective and acceptable services.
WHO, 2016
data brief WHO, UNODC, UNAIDS technical guide for countries to set targets for universal access to HIV prevention, treatment and care for injecting drug users: 2012 revision
This "target-setting guide" provides technical guidance to countries on monitoring efforts to prevent and treat HIV infection among people who inject drugs, and for setting ambitious but achievable national targets for scaling up towards universal access.
WHO, UNDOC, UNAIDS, 2016
data brief Health, rights, and well-being: A practical tool for HIV and sexual and reproductive health programmes with young key populations in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (YOUTH FRIENDLY)
This is a tool to support regional and country programming on HIV prevention with young people from key populations, based on work done by IPPF, UNFPA, and partners in eight countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. It describes the regional contexts, strategies to address empowerment, participation, and rights. It outlines a comprehensive package of services for young members of key populations and the ways they can be delivered. Examples of such services from the region and elsewhere are provided.
IPPF, UNFPA, 2016