Last updated on: 7/26/2010 | Author: ProCon.org

HIV Law Project Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Is the ACLU Good for America?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of July 16, 2010

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
  Organizations/VIPs/Other
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Description:

“HIV Law Project, a not-for-profit organization, is the leading independent organization creating lasting change in the lives of people living with HIV/AIDS. Recognized for our commitment to accountability, innovation and collaboration, our work takes us into the heart of communities, where we help individuals and families help themselves.

Our core values are equality, respect, fostering a commitment to public service, collaboration, and pursuit of excellence.”

“Who We Are,” www.hivlawproject.org (accessed July 16, 2010)

Mission:

“HIV Law Project believes that all people deserve the same rights, including the right to live with dignity and respect, the right to be treated as equal members of society, and the right to have their basic human needs fulfilled. These fundamental rights are elusive for many people living with HIV/AIDS. Through innovative legal services and advocacy programs, HIV Law Project fights for the rights of the most underserved people living with HIV/AIDS.”

“Mission,” www.hivlawproject.org (accessed July 16, 2010)

Other:
501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
Quoted in:
  1. Should HIV Testing for Pregnant Women Be Mandatory?