Key facts on HIV in Asia and the Pacific (2013)
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HIV epidemics

among men who have sex with men are expanding rapidly in urban areas across the region.
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AIDS spending is domestically sourced in 

20%

of the region’s low and lower middle income countries and in

87%

of the upper middle income countries.

Although there is evidence of progress, all 

38 countries 

still have laws that impede HIV response.

37

criminalize some aspects of sex work

11

have compulsory detention centres for people who use drugs

15

have the death penalty for drug-related offences

19

criminalize same-sex relations

10

impose some form of restriction on the entry, stay and residence of people living with HIV based on their HIV status
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Highlighted publications
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http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/State_HIV_Epidemic_2014_NACO.pdf
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http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/Consolidated_guidelines_on_HIV_prevention_diagnosis_treatment_and_care_for_key_populations_WHO.pdf
http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/World_health_statistics_2014.pdf
http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/March_2014_supplement_to_the_2013_consolidated_guidelines.pdf
http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/Global_guidance_on_criteria_and_processes_for_validation_2014.pdf
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http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/Strategies_tactics_and_approaches_2014.pdf
http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/surveillance-of-HIVAIDS-epidemic-2013-UNAIDS-WHO.pdf
http://aidsdatahub.org/sites/default/files/highlight-reference/document/rbap-hhd-2013-regional-advocacy-framework-and-resource-guide.pdf
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