What's New - Vaccination for high-risk male attendees to control hepatitis A outbreak  02/02/2017

Poster on Hepatitis AThe Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) today (February 2) announced that in view of an unusual increased number of hepatitis A cases among men who have sex with men (MSM) positive for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV+) in recent months, one-off hepatitis A vaccination would be arranged for MSM attending designated public clinical services, with an aim of controlling an outbreak of viral hepatitis A in HIV+ MSM.

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What's New - CHP reviews local HIV/AIDS situation in third quarter of 2016  29/11/2016

Click to enlarge the graph showing Annual and Cumulative HIV/AIDS Statistics in Hong KongA total of 190 additional cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection were reported to the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) in the third quarter of 2016, bringing the cumulative total of reported HIV infections to 8 243 since 1984.

Reviewing the latest HIV/Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) situation in Hong Kong at a press conference today (November 29), the Consultant (Special Preventive Programme) of the CHP, Dr Kenny Chan, said that sexual transmission remained the major mode of HIV transmission.

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What's New - “On the Fast-Track to end AIDS”  25/10/2016

Fast-Track TargetsAchieving the 90-90-90 treatment target by 2020 will be a key factor to ending the AIDS epidemic. This calls for 90% of people living with HIV to know their status, 90% of people who know their HIV positive status to access antiretroviral treatment and 90% of people on treatment to have suppressed viral loads.

Other targets include reducing the global annual number of new HIV infections to 500,000 in 2020, and achieving zero discrimination.

Read more about the Fast-Track Targets at the UNAIDS website

What's New - “LSBE programme on HIV/AIDS and sex in secondary schools 2016/17” invites application  25/05/2016

The Red Ribbon Centre collaborated with the Family Planning Association of Hong Kong (FPAHK) to roll out the LSBE programme for secondary students in the 2016/17 school term. We aimed to raise awareness on HIV/AIDS among the students, develop their skills in critical thinking, decision making, self-awareness and interpersonal communication, as well as practical skills in self-protection and condom use.

Details of LSBE programme on HIV/AIDS and sex in secondary schools 2016/17

Showcase for - New updates on "Safer Sex" section  31/03/2016

screen capture of “Safer Sex “ sectionThe section of "Safer Sex" on this website has been updated. This includes enhanced content in safer sex and condom use. Newly added list of venues providing free condoms to their clients.

Welcome to the website and know more about protecting yourself from STIs and HIV.

What's New - Short films produced by the Centre   01/12/2015

YouTube 上的HeHe講呢啲In recent years, the Centre has produced a number of short films to convey health messages on HIV prevention, safer sex and early testing among MSM community. Parental guidance is suggested for content with adult themes.

The short films are accessible on YouTube: 「HeHe講呢啲」

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