Tag: UNAIDS

Sponsored by CTN, OHTN & REACH, CANOC, CANFAR UNAIDS has set the ambitious goal that by 2020, 90% of all people living with HIV will know their diagnosis; 90% of all people with diagnosed HIV infection will receive sustained antiretroviral therapy and 90% of all people receiving antiretroviral therapy will have viral suppression. From a… Read more »

CPPN / RCPS is going to the UNAIDS High Level Meeting #HLM Civil Society Hearing in April 2016! Have your say! Please take time to complete and share with your networks the Canadian Civil Society Survey for the upcoming UNAIDS HLM Meeting by March 16, 2016. (The survey has been developed by ICAD and the… Read more »

UNAIDS – The Gap Report

Beginning of the end of the AIDS epidemic Hope The AIDS epidemic can be ended in every region, every country, in every location, in every population and every community. There are multiple reasons why there is hope and conviction about this goal.   New HIV infections are declining The number of people who are newly… Read more »

I had the privilege to attend the official announcement of the closing and repurposing of Ward 10C at St. Paul’s Hospital. The talk given by Michel Sidibé, Executive Director, UNAIDS, Under Secretary-General of the United Nations at the luncheon that followed was amazing. He was able to speak passionately giving an overview of the present… Read more »

By Rabita Aziz on September 24, 2013. With a 52 percent reduction in new HIV infections among children and a 33 percent drop in new HIV infections overall, the 2013 UNAIDS report on the epidemic outlines remarkable achievements, but also warns of stagnating progress towards meeting other targets and elimination commitments.   The report’s data… Read more »