Press Release: World AIDS Day 2020

Comprehensive HIV testing for all to end new cases in 10 years – radical new report urges action on World AIDS Day Testing for HIV whenever blood is taken in England – regardless of the person’s gender, ethnicity or sexuality – is crucial to meet the Government’s pledge to end new HIV cases by its … Read more

Final Report and Recommendations out now

The HIV Commission is delighted to publish our findings and recommendations for ending HIV transmissions in England by 2030. The report was launched at an online event on Tuesday 1 December. The Final Report and Recommendations are now available. Download the reports below. The HIV Commission would like to thank everyone who has contributed and … Read more

Register for our World AIDS Day event

We are excited to publish our report ‘How England Will End New Cases of HIV: The HIV Commission Final Report & Recommendations‘. The recommendations of the HIV Commission were launched at our online World AIDS Day which was recorded and will be posted here shortly. Thank you to all who contributed towards this report. This … Read more

Written evidence publicly available

We are excited to share with you that the written evidence submitted to the HIV Commission is now available to view. In November 2019, the HIV Commission launched a call for evidence to inform recommendations on how to end new HIV transmissions and HIV-attributed deaths in England by 2030. We were pleased to receive 58 … Read more

HIV Commissioners meet to discuss recommendations

Following an evidence collection process that lasted over 6 months, members of the HIV Commission have been taking part in a series of digital workshops to prioritise evidence and develop emerging recommendations to end new HIV transmissions in England. Commissioners were informed by submissions, evidence papers, published evidence, and information gathered at evidence hearings across … Read more

An update on the HIV Commission and COVID-19

The HIV Commission team have been doing a lot of thinking on how we can continue our work while adapting to the COVID-19 crisis. Our commitment to delivering a set of ambitious and achievable recommendations on how to end new HIV transmissions by 2030 has not changed and we cannot let the ball drop in … Read more

The Elton John AIDS Foundation has joined the HIV Commission

The HIV Commission is excited to have finished another phase of evidence gathering, with five public hearings now complete. In March, the commission visited Brighton and Hove and Bristol, but unfortunately had to cancel the hearing in East London in response to Covid-19. We will be extending the deadline to submit to Have Your Say … Read more

The launch of ‘Have Your Say’ and Evidence Hearings

We are excited to have entered the new phase of our evidence gathering as part of our evidence collection strategy. The commission is half-way through it’s evidence hearings, and last week publicly launched the ‘Have Your Say’ section on our website by releasing our ‘Timeline of HIV’ video. Please do share this video with your networks, … Read more

Evidence hearings kick-off

The call for submissions of written evidence is now closed. Thank you to everyone who has contributed by submitting evidence on behalf of an organisation and in a personal capacity. We were delighted to receive a host of varied and detailed submissions from across the country, which will help to inform the recommendations of the … Read more