Articles tagged with: MCV

Jul25

Inaugural GLOBE Awards to recognise LGBTI excellence

POSTED ON // Friday, 25 July 2014 Written by // James Findlay

Inaugural GLOBE Awards to recognise LGBTI excellence

Nominations are now open for Victoria's own awards to recognise excellence in the LGBTI community.

Jul22

Challenging gender norms with No Pants No Problem

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 22 July 2014 Written by // Rachel Cook

Challenging gender norms with No Pants No Problem

We chat with the woman behind the No Pants No Problem parties as she touches down in Australia for the Melbourne event this month.

Jul21

Why an International AIDS Conference is welcome

POSTED ON // Monday, 21 July 2014 Written by // Robert Mitchell

Why an International AIDS Conference is welcome

As the 20th International AIDS conference opens in Melbourne Australia, the world is focused on defining a new global agenda that will see the end of the AIDS epidemic by 2030. Earlier this month the executive director of UNAIDS, Michel Sidibe, described this as “ending AIDS as an outcome of the post 2015 era.”

Jul16

Exploring the future of health for same-sex attracted trans men at AIDS 2014

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 16 July 2014 Written by // Anthony Rebelo

Exploring the future of health for same-sex attracted trans men at AIDS 2014

Anthony Rebelo talks to trans activist and educator Jez Pez about the often overlooked issue of sex between trans men and bio men.

Jul15

Topic of women with HIV/AIDS explored through forums at AIDS 2014

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 15 July 2014

Topic of women with HIV/AIDS explored through forums at AIDS 2014

Positive Women Victoria will be a vital part of the 20th International AIDS Conference this month hosting forums to discuss women living with HIV/AIDS.

Jul15

Equal access to PEP for all Victorians

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 15 July 2014 Written by // Simon Ruth

Equal access to PEP for all Victorians

On July 14, the Victorian AIDS Council (VAC), in partnership with Living Positive Victoria, released an election platform ahead of the Victorian state election on November 29 this year.

Jul14

New LGBTIQ counselling program - Queerspace - launched in Melbourne's inner-west

POSTED ON // Monday, 14 July 2014 Written by // James Findlay

New LGBTIQ counselling program - Queerspace - launched in Melbourne's inner-west

An increased need for support services for the local LGBTIQ community has lead to Inner North West Melbourne Medicare Local (INWMML) and Drummond Street Services (DSS) joining forces to launch a queer-specific mental health counselling program, Queerspace.

Jul14

US man imprisoned for not disclosing HIV status is guest speaker at Beyond Blame

POSTED ON // Monday, 14 July 2014 Written by // James Findlay

US man imprisoned for not disclosing HIV status is guest speaker at Beyond Blame

Nick Rhoades, a man from Iowa, US, who was sentenced to 25 years in prison for not disclosing his HIV status, will join criminal experts from around the world at Beyond Blame, one of the pre-conferences to AIDS 2014.