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The Stigma of HIV Infection: Related Resources
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Journal Articles
Scaling up stigma? The effects of antiretroviral roll-out on stigma and HIV testing. Early evidence from rural Tanzania.
Roura M, Urassa M, Busza J, et al. 2008 Nov 26. Sex Transm Infect.
The stigma of being HIV-positive in Africa
Rankin WW, Brennan S, Schell E, Laviwa J, Rankin SH. PLoS Med. 2005 Jul 19;2(8):e247.
The discriminatory attitudes of health workers against people living with HIV
Letamo G. PLoS Med. 2005 Jul 19;2(8): e261.
Development of a brief scale to measure AIDS-related stigma in South Africa
Kalichman SC, Simbayi LC, Jooste S, Toefy Y, Cain D, Cherry C, Kagee A. AIDS Behav. 2005 Jun;9(2):135-43.
"I have an evil child at my house": stigma and HIV/AIDS management in a South African community
Campbell C, Foulis CA, Maimane S, Sibiya Z. Am J Public Health. 2005 May;95(5):808-15.
Guidelines and Best Practices
HIV-Related Stigma, Discrimination and Human Rights Violations: Case Studies of Successful Programmes
UNAIDS Best Practice Collection, April 2005. [PDF, 947K]
Policy Reports, Papers, and Briefs
"Life Doesn't Wait": Romania's Failure to Protect and Support Children and Youth Living with HIV
Human Rights Watch, August 2006.
Breaking the Cycle: Stigma, Discrimination, Internal Stigma, and HIV
Ken Morrison, USAID, January 2006. [PDF, 219K]
Can We Measure HIV/AIDS-Related Stigma and Discrimination? Current Knowledge about Quantifying Stigma in Developing Countries
Laura Nyblade, Kerry MacQuarrie, USAID, January 2006. [PDF, 2.0MB]
A Closer Look: The Internalization of Stigma Related to HIV
Pierre Brouard, Caroline Wills, USAID, January 2006. [PDF, 209K]
Measuring HIV Stigma: Results of a Field Test in Tanzania
USAID, June 2005. [PDF, 2.4MB]
Disentangling HIV and AIDS Stigma in Ethiopia, Tanzania and Zambia
The International Center for Research on Women (ICRW), 2003. [PDF, 1MB]
Research Summaries
Stigma and HIV/AIDS: A Review of the Literature
Deborah L. Brimlow, Ph.D., Jennifer S. Cook, and Richard Seaton, editors. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Health Resources and Services Administration, HIV/AIDS Bureau, May 2003.
Newsletter Articles
Recommendations: Stigma and HIV Prevention
AIDS Action Council, March 2001.
Provider Education and Training
Building Capacity for the Agriculture Sector's Response to AIDS: A Training Manual for Agriculture Sector Workers
Food and Agriculture Organization, UN, 2010.
Clinician Support Tools
Siyam'kela: HIV/AIDS Stigma Resource Pack
POLICY Project, Centre for the Study of AIDS, University of Pretoria, USAID, South Africa Department of Health, April 2006. [PDF, 4.4MB]
Siyam'kela: Measuring HIV/AIDS Related Stigma
POLICY Project, Centre for the Study of AIDS, University of Pretoria, USAID, South Africa Department of Health, 2003. [PDF, 287K]
Patient and Community Education
HIV, Stigma & You
Michael Carter, NAM - Aidsmap, 2006. [PDF, 231K].