Support for PWUDs in Harm Reduction program


Results of quick review on “Prevention and Cmprehensive Care for Drug Users/Abusers and Detoxfied People (including HIV positive) in 4 mountainous communes Mai Chau Town, Mai Ha, Chieng Chau & Tong Dau, Mai Chau District, Hoa Binh Province By Khoat Dang Van, Khanh Van Le, Nga Thi To Dao E-mail: Keywords: HIV, harm reduction, credit and saving, drug users, detoxfied people Background: Quick review for situation on “Prevention and Comprehensive Care for Drug Users and Detoxified People (HIV positive/negative)” in four communes of Mai Chau mountain district with the technical support from CRDSC and REACOM. The objectives of the review is to understand on accessibility of IDUs/post-detoxified people to social services in harm reduction programs for preventing HIV transmission, stigma/discrimination, to support IDUs/post-detoxified in reintegrating community, and to prevent relapse/re-use. Methods: Retrospective study was applied for this quick review in … [Read more...]


Mission: Contributing to the successful implementation of the poverty reduction program initiated by the Vietnam Government; improving the quality of services in the areas of health, education, livelihoods, environment and techniques transfer with gender equity in sustainable development, particularly for ethnic minorities and people living in mountainous and costal areas. Technical capacity: Holding community and skill-based formation and training courses, developing educational materials for disseminating general knowledge and technical guidance in the field of Health and Education;Livelihoods and Life Quality Improvement, Processing and Food safety , Green Energy and Climate Change , Biotechnology and Environment and with gender equity in sustainable development. … [Read more...]