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  1. The Health of Homeless Adults in New York City, New York City Departments of Health and Mental Hygiene and Homeless Services (2005)

    This report discusses relationships between homelessness and health and puts them in context by studying the health of the homeless population in New York City. As the report notes, having physical illness and deteriorating mental health can contribute to ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 2/14/2020 3:37pm

  2. McGary v. City of Portland, 386 F.3d 1259 (9th Cir. 2004)

    The Ninth Circuit found that a man had a viable case when he sued the City of Portland for failing to accommodate his disability by refusing to grant him additional time to clear debris from his yard. In this case, a man living with AIDS and several relat ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  3. International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW) Vision Paper #4: HIV Positive Women and Human Rights (2004)

    The International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW) describes and advocates for a human rights approach to dealing with the HIV/AIDS epidemic. The Paper outlines some of the many denials of human rights that women, and particularly women with ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 4/12/2020 10:52am

  4. Consumer's Toolkit for Health Care Advance Planning, American Bar Association Commission on Law and Aging (2005)

    This toolkit was created for those who are thinking of making a health care advance directive, such as a living will or durable power of attorney for health care, or who have already signed one. It does not create a formal advance directive for the user, ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/14/2021 5:59pm

  5. HIV/AIDS and Human Rights in a Nutshell, Program on International Health and Human Rights, Harvard School of Public Health & the International Council of AIDS Service Organizations (2004)

    This document provides a brief background on human rights and HIV. It approaches the topic of human rights through three categories: accountability, advocacy, and approaches to programming. It discusses various human rights documents related to HIV and ho ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/11/2021 5:55pm

  6. Office of the United Nations High Commisioner for Human Rights, Status of Ratifications of the Principal Human Rights Treaties

    This document, published by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, provides each country’s ratification or signatory status as of April 2004 for the major international human rights treaties and the optional protocols to thos ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  7. CEDAW, The Treaty for the Rights of Women: Rights That Benefit the Entire Community, Leila Rassekh Milani et al., eds., The Working Group on Ratification of the U.N. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (2004)

    This document summarizes the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and describes the status of CEDAW in the United States, and describes CEDAW’s impact on several issues, including HIV/AIDS. It provides excelle ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/20/2021 1:14pm

  8. Guidelines on Ethical Participatory Research With HIV Postive Women, The International Community of Women living with HIV/AIDS (ICW), 2004

    The International Community of Women living with HIV/AIDS (ICW) provides guidelines for responsible involvement of HIV positive women in medical, socioeconomic and other research concerning women living with the virus. Included are a checklist to measure ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/18/2018 5:00pm

  9. International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS Vision Paper #1, HIV Positive Young Women (2004)

    This policy vision paper outlines the key priorities for women with HIV as identified by a group of young HIV positive women from across Eastern and Southern Africa who met in Durban in April 2004. The meeting was a dialogue organized by the International ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 9/29/2020 5:36pm

  10. International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS Vision Paper #2: Access to Care, Treatment, and Support (2004)

    HIV-positive women need access not only to appropriate health care and antiretroviral medications, but also to HIV treatment support. This paper discusses the unique barriers women face to Access to Care, Treatment, and Support (ACTS). Issues include the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 7/9/2020 5:03pm

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