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Because the epidemic has advanced, the teachings realized from it determine that the safety of human rights within the context of HIV reduces affliction, saves lives, protects the general public health and wellbeing, and offers for a good reaction to HIV. the current instructions resulted from a request made decades in the past by means of the fee on Human Rights which underlined the necessity and the crucial to supply assistance to states on the best way to take concrete steps to guard human rights within the context of HIV.

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The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, UNAIDS, its relevant co-sponsors and other United Nations bodies and agencies, such as the International Labour Organization, can offer Governments technical assistance in the process of law review and reform. 59. Guideline 7 urges that States (and the private sector) encourage and support specialist and generalist legal services to enable people living with HIV and affected communities to enforce their human and legal rights through the use of such services.

States should take legislative and other measures to ensure that medicines are supplied in adequate quantities and in a timely fashion, and with accurate, current and accessible information regarding their use. For example, consumer protection laws or other relevant legislation should be enacted or strengthened to prevent fraudulent claims regarding the safety and efficacy of drugs, vaccines and medical devices, including those relating to HIV. 38. Laws and/or regulations should be enacted to ensure the quality and availability of HIV tests and counselling.

Prevention, treatment, care and support are mutually reinforcing elements and a continuum of an effective response to HIV. They must be integrated into a comprehensive approach, and a multifaceted response is needed. Comprehensive treatment, care and support include antiretroviral and other medicines, diagnostics and related technologies for the care of HIV and AIDS, related opportunistic infections and other conditions, good nutrition, and social, spiritual and psychological support, as well as family, community and home-based care.

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