HIV/AIDS in the South-East Asia Region

Progress towards MDG 6A, 2012

November 2013
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  • Publisher
    World Health Organization
  • Published
    5th November 2013
  • ISBN 9789290224389
  • Language English
  • Pages 80 pp.
  • Size 8.25" x 11.75"

This progress report presents the current status of HIV/AIDS in the South-East Asia region based on the latest surveillance and program data reported by Member States. Data are complemented by research findings as appropriate. The report highlights the progress made in prevention and control of HIV in the Region with an overview of strategic information systems and lists the challenges and future priorities.

The information in this report would be useful to a wide audience including HIV program manager in the region and around the world, policy-makers and other stakeholders as well as researchers, in the field of HIV/AIDS.

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