Announcements and Action Items

Nobody Left Behind? The lives of indigenous women with HIV

HIV rates are driven by widespread global inequalities. What will it take to put the human rights of indigenous women living with HIV on the global map?

Support for Amnesty International's proposed 'Draft Policy on Sex Work” to decriminalize sex work

We applaud Amnesty International’s position that sex work – “excluding acts that involve coercion, deception, threats or violence” – is deserving of human rights protection.

Marama Pala, noted Māori AIDS advocate, elected ICASO’s board chair

ICASO is pleased to announce that Marama Pala has been elected chair of its board of directors. Marama Pala was the first Māori woman to publicly disclose her HIV status; she has since become a powerful activist for Māori and marginalized communities.

Announcements Archive