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Position Paper of Kenya in FINMUN 2016 – Human Right Council Torture and crucial inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment of drug users; Discrimination in HIV prevention of drug users
Kenya has long concerned about the global problems of drug use and public health. Government has endorsed the notion that Human Rights Council upholds and acts out for HIV issue, which states that “the full realization of all human rights and fundamental freedoms for all is an essential element in the global response to the HIV epidemic, including in areas of prevention, treatment, care and support”. HIV is one of the crucial health issues in the world that Kenya especially hopes to address. In the case of Kenya, there are 1.4 million people living with HIV and more than 1.5 mill...