Turkmenistan

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National policy
National policy/strategy or official recommendations on HIV testing?Don't know
Who can administer HIV tests?
Restrictions on who can legally administer HIV tests?Don't know
Which groups can legally do HIV testing?
Further comments
Free HIV testing
HIV testing free to all who want it?Don't know
Further comments
Is free HIV testing available?Don't know
Further comments
HIV testing restrictions
HIV testing access restricted for some groups/populations?Don't know
Which groups are restricted
Further comments
Availability of testing in non-clinical settings
Is testing available in any of the following ways?
Postal HIV sampling legal?Don't know
Home HIV testing legal?Don't know
Community testing at NGOs legal?Don't know
Community/outreach event testing legal?Don't know
Other
Rapid tests used by community based testing services/initiatives?
Anonymity/Confidentiality of HIV testing
Anonymous testing available?Don't know
If yes, please give details
If not, why not, what sort of information is required and is there any promise of confidentiality?
Discrimination & equality
Legislation
Legislation protecting the rights of people with HIV?Don't know
Further comments
Other key populations
Needle exchange available for people who inject drugs?Don't know
Further comments
Opiate substitution therapy available?Don't know
Further comments
Are PWID (people who inject drugs) excluded from HIV treatment while actively using drugs?Don't know
Further comments
Legal to sell sex?Don't know
Further comments
Legal to buy sex?Don't know
Further comments
Access to HIV Treatment
Free access to HIV treatment?Don't know
Further comments
Status and access to HIV treatment and care in your country
Access to HIV treatment restricted for certain populations with HIV?Don't know
Which groups are restricted?
If more than one of the above populations selected, please give more information
Status
Country statusNon-EU / Non EFTA
Mobility in Europe
Do the following groups/populations have legal access to HIV treatment? (i.e provided on the same basis as citizens of the country)
Legal treatment access: Other EU migrant nationalsN/A
If yes but exceptions, please describe
Legal treatment access: general non-EU migrantsDon't know
If yes but exceptions, please describe
Legal treatment access: Non-EU migrants with asylum/refugee statusDon't know
If yes but exceptions, please describe
Legal treatment access: Non-EU migrants who are undocumentedDon't know
If yes but exceptions, please describe
Further comments
About this data
Last minor revision13 July 2016
Last major revision5 January 2017
Published17 January 2017
Data sourcesAs well as responses from in-country individuals information was taken from the follwing sources:http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/healthtopics/aids/Pages/monitoring-dublin-declaration.aspx
Sex Work Laws
These included  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prostitution_by_country#Europe
The Global Network of Sex Work Projects www.nswp.org and country sources and http://sexualrightsdatabase.org/map/21/Adult%20sex%20work and http://spl.ids.ac.uk/sexworklaw
Drug use
Needle exchange information was taken from Harm Reduction International who have an interactive tool https://www.hri.global/global-state-of-harm-reduction
Criminal Law
http://criminalisation.gnpplus.net has useful info about the criminal law and is searchable by country as well as http://www.hivjustice.net/site/countries/
MSM
http://ilga.org/what-we-do/state-sponsored-homophobia-report/ (2016)
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