Publications - Prisons and HIV

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WHO - Interim Guidance 15 March 2020 - Preparedness, prevention and control of COVID-19 in prisons and other places of detention 

English | Arabic | Russian 

United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners (the Nelson Mandela Rules) 

Arabic | Chinese | English 

French | Russian | Spanish

United Nations Rules for the Treatment of Women Prisoners and Non-custodial Measures for Women Offenders (the Bangkok Rules) 

Arabic | Chinese | English 

French | Russian | Spanish

 



Technical Guide. Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV in Prisons

English

Factsheet. HIV in Prisons

English

Policy Brief. HIV Prevention, Treatment and Care in Prisons and Other Closed Settings: A Comprehensive Package of Interventions

English | Spanish | French | Chinese

 

Training Manual for Law Enforcement Officials on HIV Service Provision for People Who Inject Drugs 

English 

 

Prisons and Health

English | Russian

HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care, Treatment, and Support in Prison Settings. A Framework for an Effective National Response  

Arabic | Chinese | English | French 

Portuguese | Russian | Spanish

 

 HIV and AIDS in Places of Detention: A Toolkit for Policymakers, Programme Managers, Prison Officers and Health Care Providers in Prison Settings 

 English | Russian | Arabic

  

Technical Paper. HIV Testing and Counselling in Prisons and Other Closed Settings

 English

Policy Brief. HIV Testing and Counselling in Prisons and Other Closed Settings 

English | Arabic

 

 HIV in Prisons: Situation and Needs Assessment Toolkit

 English

 

 Women and HIV in Prison Settings 

 English | Spanish | Russian | Arabic 

 Bahasa Indonesia | Portuguese

 

 Checklist. Women's Health in Prison

 English

 

 Policy Brief. Reduction of HIV Transmission in Prisons 

 English | Russian | Chinese

 

 Evidence for Action Technical Papers - Interventions to Address HIV in Prisons

 Drug Dependence Treatments English | Russian Needle and Syringe Programmes and Decontamination Strategies English | Russian HIV Care, Treatment and Support English | Russian Prevention of Sexual Transmission 

English | Russian

Protocol on Assessing Drug Use and HIV in Prison Settings

English | Arabic

Women's Health in Prison: Correcting Gender Inequity in Prison Health 

English | French | Russian

Opioid Substitution Treatment in Custodial Settings. A Practical Guide

English

A Handbook for Starting and Managing Needle and Syringe Programmes in Prisons and other Closed Settings

English

HIV and Prisons in Sub-Saharan Africa: Opportunity for Action

English | French

Compendium of UN Norms

Arabic | Chinese | English 

French | Russian | Spanish

Manual of Environmental Interventions for Tuberculosis Control in Prisons

English

From Coercion to Cohesion: Treating Drug Dependence Through Health Care, not Punishment

English

Guidance Notes. Services for People in Prisons and Other Closed Settings

English

Drug Dependence Treatment: Interventions for Drug Users in Prison 

English

The Madrid Recommendation

English | French | German | Russian

Good Governance for Prison Health in the 21st Century - A Policy Brief on the Organization of Prison Health

English

African Declaration of Commitment for HIV and AIDS Prevention Care, Treatment and Support in Prisons in Africa

English | French

 

COVID-19 Prevention and Control Among People Living and Working in Prison

English

Other publications on HIV and Prison Settings

UNAIDS - Prisons and AIDS

English

WHO Guidelines on HIV Infection and AIDS in Prisons

English