August 13, 2015
AVAC’s website has lots to explore and is constantly updated. If you haven’t visited recently, here’s a small sample of what you’ve missed:
— Devex recently published Right things, right places, right targets — right now
, an article calling on the US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) to set new treatment and prevention targets. Find key quotes, a link to the full piece and AVAC and partners’ argument about why the time for new PEPFAR targets is now.
HIV Prevention Research & Development Funding Trends, 2000-2014
— Since 2004, this annual report has tracked trends and identified investment gaps in HIV prevention research. In 2014 HIV prevention R&D decreased by US$10 million from the previous year.
IAS 2015 Roundup
— Read a series of blog posts with our “take” on key conference events and new data presented. Slides and audio from our post-conference webinar, What was presented and what it means on the road to Durban 2016
, are also available.
US National HIV/AIDS Strategy Gets a Reboot
— A prevention advocate's take on the new "NHAS". Updated on its fifth anniversary, the new US National HIV/AIDS Strategy has renewed focus on evidence-based interventions, scaling up testing and tracking incidence, as well as a new emphasis on PrEP
Oral Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis: Putting a new choice in context
— A joint collaboration of UNAIDS, WHO and AVAC, this publication is intended to complement expected, forthcoming WHO recommendations and support the optimal use of oral PrEP.
Newly Updated Infographic
— Appearing first in AVAC Report 2014/15: HIV Prevention on the Line
, this recently updated graphic shows planned, ongoing and completed PrEP evaluation studies.
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