For World AIDS Day 2018, we partnered with UNAIDS to present several key indicators from EMIS 2017 and LAMIS. The Key Populations Atlas displays findings from both surveys on an interactive world map and also links to country profiles. Further information
The first "Community Report" for EMIS respondents and MSM in general had been launched at the AIDS2018 conference in Amsterdam and is now available in 29 languages. We thank our network partners for their generous contributions and translations, in particular also the German NGO Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe for publishing and hosting the Community Reports.
First results of the three ESTICOM projects (EMIS-2017, ECHOES, Training Programme) have be presented at a special ESTICOM Satellite Symposium on Monday, July 23rd from 17:00-19:00 at the Auditorium at AIDS 2018 conference in Amsterdam. These presentations are available here (EMIS, ECHOES, Training Programme).
As part of the European Commission Health Programme 2014-2020, a pan-European project entitled ESTICOM (European Surveys and Training to Improve MSM Community Health) has been funded by the Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (CHAFEA) of the European Commission. The project is running between September 2016 and August 2019, and comprises three elements:
The EMIS and ECHOES surveys are now closed - we would like to sincerely thank all those who took part! Final reports on the results of the surveys will be released in 2019.
The ESTICOM Project is being delivered by a consortium involving 9 European organisations, led by the Robert Koch Institute in Berlin, Germany. The consortium is supported by a board of advisors and a network of associated partner organisations.
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