Preventing and responding to an HIV-related human rights crisis

Publications - Released in 2024

This guidance acknowledges that an HIV-related human rights crisis refers to a specific situation that is characterized by a clear and pressing danger or an actual shift, such as an event, or series of events, that leads to unsafety or potential harm. It emphasizes the need for an urgent and immediate emergency response to prevent, or mitigate the harm caused by the crisis.


  • Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
  • United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)