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Witboek over de machtiging tot verblijf om medische redenen (9ter)

Het Witboek geeft een zicht op de wettelijke bepalingen in het kader van de 9ter procedure en de huidige praktijk van de Dienst Vreemdelingenzaken. Het kwam tot stand nadat een aantal praktijkbeoefenaars uit de medische, juridische en associatieve sector (o.a. Medimmigrant) dezelfde bekommernissen leken de te delen over het lot van ernstig zieke vreemdelingen die in België nog maar moeizaam een verblijfsrecht krijgen.

PrEP, a way to protect yourself from an HIV infection

Have you heard about PrEP (pre-exposure prophylaxis?) for HIV prevention. Prevent HIV by taking just 1 pill a day. Watch this video, it could change your life!https://youtu.be/GYmZwmDZGQo

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Everything you wanted to know about Corona but were afraid to ask

If you want to know what is allowed at present with the actual Corona measures, click here: http://www.hivsam.be/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/CoronaMeasures.pdf. If you are not sure whether these rules are still valid, please surf to following website: https://www.info-coronavirus.be/en/. If you would rather listen to the present measures, please surf to this site: https://www.atlas-antwerpen.be/sites/default/files/uploads/Audioboodschap%20Engels.mp3. Stay healthy!!!

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Sing along: how to prevent the HIV infection

Listen to the lyrics, it tells you what you can do so as not to get infected by HIV

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Stop the stigma against people living with HIV

Together overcoming the fear of people living with HIV. Stop stigma #worldaidsday and evermore. Members of African communities in Flanders gave very positive messages. Have a look at the posters and watch the videos. Share them with all your family and friends.

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GAMS BELGIUM Together against genital mutilation

MISSIONS & VALUES General Objective The objective of GAMS Belgium is to contribute to the abandonment of female genital mutilation in Belgium and Worldwide. Specific objectives Prevent FGM among girls and women at risk living in Belgium ; Reduce the impact on health, both psychological and social, of FGM by giving comprehensive support to girls and …

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My experience at the ILGA Warshaw conference

One of our HIV-sam ambassadors attented the ILGA conference in Warshaw. Read about her impressions and her experiences below. An amazing and breathtaking conference was held in Warsaw, Poland with the focus on CHANGE. The main goal was mobilising communities, whether sub-Saharan communities or not, and assuring the rise of movements. The conference was about homophobic …

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Muungano members co-create a communication tool on living well with HIV

In collaboration with the HIV-SAM project of ITM, Ipropeller, and Clarice illustrations, members of Muungano association co-created a brochure  entitled “ Understanding HIV in order to live well with it”. The distinguishing mark of this brochure is that it has been created by people living with HIV themselves. “Cet brochure est notre histoire” remarked on …

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Do you want to help us in the fight against HIV

Who are we? The Project supports HIV prevention and sexual health promotion with Sub-Saharan African Migrants (SAM) in Flanders. Together with the Sub-Saharan African communities and their leaders we develop, implement and evaluate targeted HIV prevention campaigns. We also support sub-Saharan African people living with HIV. Profile Volunteers are an important resource for our prevention …

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