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Shereen El Feki:
HIV — how to fight an epidemic of bad laws

TEDxSummit · 15:28 · Filmed Apr 2012
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There is an epidemic of HIV, and with it an epidemic of bad laws — laws that effectively criminalize being HIV positive. At the TEDxSummit in Doha, TED Fellow Shereen El-Feki gives a forceful argument that these laws, based in stigma, are actually helping the disease spread.

Arab sexuality expert
Shereen El Feki works and writes on sexuality and social change in the Arab world. Full bio
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