International conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa - 4-9 December 2017

The 19th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa is taking place in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire from 4-9 December 2017. The conference is an opportunity to renew this global commitment by drawing the world’s attention to the fact that the legacy is now under threat as a result of the global economic downturn.

WHO is organizing a number of key session on topics such as men who have sex with men and other key populations, paediatric treatment, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), HIV drug resistance, differentiated service delivery models, elimination of mother to child transmission of HIV.

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Media Releases

WHO lauds African First Ladies for their prominent role in tackling Mother to Child Transmission of HIV

The biggest AIDS Conference in Africa, opens in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire

Dr Moeti calls for greater commitment to access, diagnosis and treatment for children and adolescents living with HIV/AIDS

HIV experts take stock of progress and challenges in tackling HIV among children and young adults, ahead of ICASA 



Journal no. 05: 08 December 2017 - English | French

Journal no. 04: 07 December 2017 - English | French

Journal no. 03: 06 December 2017 - English | French

Journal no. 02: 05 December 2017 - English | French

Journal no. 01: 04 December 2017 - English | French


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