HIV.gov reported from the 22nd International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2018) last month and featured several Facebook Live interviews with HIV leaders from U.S. Government agencies and activities involved in addressing the HIV epidemic internationally, including the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the U.S. Centers for Disease Prevention and Control’s Division of Global HIV & TB, and the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID) Office of HIV/AIDS.
In case you missed it, here’s some more news about progress, challenges, and new initiatives that PEPFAR shared during the conference:
- Multi-Disease Health Fairs, Universal "Test and Treat" Help East African Communities Achieve HIV Benchmarks
- Global Partners Pledge over $1.2 Billion to Launch the MenStar Coalition
- Elton John AIDS Foundation and PEPFAR Reaffirm Commitments to HIV Support for Key Populations
- New Data Show Dramatic Progress in Namibia Toward HIV Epidemic Control and Substantial Gaps in Cote d'Ivoire and Cameroon
Check out our complete coverage of AIDS 2018 including other interviews with leaders in HIV research and in the domestic response to HIV. Read more about HIV and AIDS around the globe and PEPFAR’s response.