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The blog “I am HIV positive”

THE “I AM HIV-POSITIVE” BLOG February 15, 2017 Here is a space for speaking and reflecting on the reality of people living with HIV. This blog aims to help reduce stigma and discrimination against them, through a personal approach through which the authors...

Federal funding: what future for the fight against HIV?

FEDERAL FUNDING FOR THE FIGHT AGAINST HIV Febuary 15, 2017 The Fqsida organizations affected by the federal cuts are continuing, alongside their Canadian counterparts, their efforts to maintain their funds and to thoroughly review the way in which Ottawa finances the...

Key populations

KEY POPULATIONS February 15, 2017 In the current dynamics of the global HIV / AIDS epidemic, the communities most at risk of the virus are sex workers, men who have sex with men and people who inject drugs. Because of the discrimination and even the criminalization to...

A new director for Fqsida

A NEW DIRECTOR FOR FQSIDA February 15, 2017 We are happy to announce the arrival of Baya Touré to the general management of Fqsida. Baya is well aware of the various issues related to financing the fight against HIV and will help give new impetus to the Foundation, in...

Pre-employment questionnaires: an illegal practice, but common!

PRE-HIRE QUESTIONNAIRES: AN ILLEGAL, BUT COMMON PRACTICE! February 15, 2017 Even today, you could be refused a job after declaring, in a pre-employment questionnaire, that you are living with HIV or another chronic illness, when you pose no risk to those around you....