In 2009, the United Kingdom was one of the first countries to implement the rollout of the People Living with HIV Stigma Index. This generated 5 reports, which can be found here. Findings were based on peer interviews with community members. Building on the success of the 2009 rollout, the 2015 Stigma Survey continued to engage with community while also gaining NHS Ethics approval, thus creating a more academically robust dataset.
Stigma Survey UK 2015
The adult survey was developed in collaboration with community members from a broad range of organisations or institutions, listed below. These people have markedly different backgrounds and their collective knowledge and experience, ensure both a high level of expertise as well as comprehensive representation among the key population groups that are affected by HIV.
The advisory group met regularly throughout the preparation of the survey, the implementation of the study and subsequent analysis of…
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