Regional Task Team to reinvigorate and revitalize HIV Prevention

Regional Task Team to reinvigorate and revitalize HIV Prevention

Date: Tuesday, 04 August 2015 from 08:00 - 17:00 Location: Hotel Moloko, Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa 

UNAIDS RST ESA, UNFPA and World Bank are convening a first regional task team meeting on HIV prevention on 04 August 2015 in Johannesburg. The purpose of the meeting is to brainstorm and agree on HIV prevention priorities along with treatment programmes, and identify innovative strategies for scaling up prevention among priority populations in high HIV transmission locations. Experts from regional research and academic institutions, selected national Governments, regional economic communities, community and civil society representatives, development partners and UN organizations will participate. The Regional Directors of UNAIDS and UNFPA will build on the outcome of this meeting to conduct a high level advocacy on prevention in the ESA region.

Contact: UNAIDS Johannesburg | Jyothi Raja Nilambur Kovilakam | +27 82 909 2641| RajaJ@unaids.org