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1st EMIS-2017 Community Report

Our first EMIS-2017 Community Report targeted at EMIS respondents and MSM in general was published in 31 languages by the end of 2018. We thank our network partners for their contributions and translations, and particularly the German NGO Deutsche AIDS-Hilfe for leading the process, and the Swiss AIDS Federation for financial support.

The first Community Report describes safer sex knowledge (including knowledge on Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) and Undetectable=Untransmittable (U=U). The English version was first presented at AIDS2018 in Amsterdam (European Commission booth). The report is primarily hosted at

The Philippines opted out from the Community Report, so it covers 49, not 50, countries.

The process to develop the community reports for 18 countries of the Latin American Internet Survey (LAMIS) has just started under the leadership of the Associação Brasileira de Lésbicas, Gays, Bissexuais, Travestis, Transexuais e Intersexos (ABGLT) a Brazilian NGO, who will involve others to allow a good participation from the civil society.