Stigmabase is a non-profit internet initiative dedicated to informing and raising awareness on the damaging effects of social exclusion and stigma around the world. The marginalization of individuals or categories of individuals is a too common phenomenon. Millions of people are facing this problem around the world and many complex factors are involved.

Zambia's Ndola declares reduction of people contracting HIV/AIDS from 6-10%

Zambia's Ndola declares reduction of people contracting HIV/AIDS from 6-10%
- Zambia's struggle against HIV/AIDS marks another milestone! Ndola City located in the country's Copperbelt Province has recorded a decrease in the ...

Gay Sex and HIV-Awareness Web Series "People Like Us" Returns For Its Second Season

Gay Sex and HIV-Awareness Web Series "People Like Us" Returns For Its Second Season
- A popular web series about gay men in Singapore is back. Several gay tv shows and web series have addressed the heavy issue of HIV-awareness.

Beyond HIV prevention: everyday life priorities and demand for PrEP among Ugandan HIV ...

Beyond HIV prevention: everyday life priorities and demand for PrEP among Ugandan HIV ...
- Pre‐exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) to prevent HIV infection is being rolled out in Africa. The uptake of PrEP to date has varied across ...

This Artist Is Making Work Out of the Literal Blood of LGBTQ People

This Artist Is Making Work Out of the Literal Blood of LGBTQ People
- It is an absolute miracle that this donor who was fighting for his life 30 years ago now cannot transmit HIV,” Eagles says. “This piece speaks to how we ...

Investigating the psychosocial impact of anti-HIV combination therapies.

Investigating the psychosocial impact of anti-HIV combination therapies.
- Developments in anti-HIV medication have meant that people with HIV/AIDS are now living longer, with some authors arguing that HIV should now be ...

Response to opioids epidemic should be modeled on response to AIDS epidemic

Response to opioids epidemic should be modeled on response to AIDS epidemic
- The breadth of the federal response to AIDS/HIV should be the model for what's done on opioids. The crisis is arguably as serious. More than 47,000 ...

Panacea to Prevention of Mother to child transmission of HIV

Panacea to Prevention of Mother to child transmission of HIV
- The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) said Nigeria is responsible for over 12.4% of the global burden of HIV infected ...

Stigma against patients with HIV/AIDS in the rapid expansion of antiretroviral treatment in large ...

Stigma against patients with HIV/AIDS in the rapid expansion of antiretroviral treatment in large ...
- Despite existing efforts to provide antiretroviral treatment (ART) for all HIV-diagnosed people, stigma deprives them of the highest attainable health ...