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Welcome to the Learning Collaborative. This learning centre is intended to be a gathering place where users share the latest knowledge and evidence to catalyze innovation, sustain the HIV response and end AIDS for every child by 2020.

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CSWG Policy Brief: A child-centred approach for HIV programs A child-centred approach for HIV programs

As part of their basic human rights, children need access to the best health care possible, safe water to drink, nutritious food, and a clean and safe environment to grow and develop to their full

2018
CSWG Policy Brief: Strategies to improve retention of mother-baby pairs in PMTCT programs Strategies to improve retention of mother-baby pairs in PMTCT programs

Approximately half of HIV infections among children take place during breastfeeding.

2018
CSWG Policy Brief: Addressing the service delivery needs of children of key populations Addressing the service delivery needs of children of key populations

Motherhood is common among female sex workers (FSWs) and many have at least one biological child.

2018
Social Protection Policy Briefs (2018) Social Protection Policy Briefs (2018)

Social Protection and HIV: Research Implications for Policy by UNICEF, the Eastern and Southern Africa Regional Inter-Agency Task Team on Children Affected by AIDS (RIATT-ESA) and the Coal

2018
HIV-sensitive Social Protection - Report (2018) HIV-sensitive Social Protection - Report (2018)

HIV-sensitive Social Protection: With focus on creating linkages between social cash transfer programmes and HIV services describes an intervention aiming to strengthen the linkages betwee

2018
All In in Eastern and Southern Africa (2018) All In in Eastern and Southern Africa Report (2018)

Building on the collaborative effort that resulted in tremendous progress in scaling up lifesaving anti-retroviral treatment and preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV in Eastern and Southe

2018
women at the heart cover Women - At the Heart of the HIV Response for Children.pdf

Because HIV-related stigma persists, UNICEF takes steps to safeguard the identities of children and their mothers in accordance with their wishes and with global standards of child rights and prote

2018
Research Summary - The Latest Science on HIV/AIDS (Apr to June, 2018) Research Summary - Q2 2018 Newsletter 2018
Eswatini National Strategic Plan for Ending AIDS and Syphilis in Children (2018 – 2022) Eswatini National Strategic Plan for Ending AIDS and Syphilis in Children (2018 – 2022)

The Kingdom of Eswatini (formerly Swaziland) released its National Strategic Plan for Ending AIDS and Syphilis in Children (2018 – 2022). This strategy aligns with the ‘Three Frees’ Framework and a

2018
WHO HIV and infant feeding in emergencies: operational guidance (2018) WHO HIV and infant feeding in emergencies: operational guidance (2018)

Many millions of people around the world are affected by emergencies, the majority of whom are women and children.

2018
UNICEF Annual Results Report - HIV and AIDS (2017) UNICEF Annual Results Report - HIV and AIDS (2017)

The report summarizes how UNICEF and its partners contributed to the global HIV and AIDS response in 2017 and reviews the impact of these accomplishments on children and the communities where they

2017
Senegal Plan Strategique National Sur le Sida (2011-2015) Senegal NSP for AIDS (2011-2015) - Fr 2011
Rwanda HIV and AIDS National Strategic Plan (2013-2018) Rwanda NSP for HIV/AIDS (2013-2018) 2013
Rwanda Health Sector Strategic Plan (2018-2024) Rwanda NSP for Health (2018-2024) 2018
Rwanda National HIV/AIDS Targets 2018-2020-2030 Rwanda National HIV/AIDS Targets 2018-2020-2030 2015
Niger Cadre Stratégique National de Lutte Contre les IST/VIH/SIDA (2008-2012) Niger NSP for HIV and AIDS (2008-2012) - Fr 2008
Namibia National Strategic Framework for HIV and AIDS Response (2017/18-2021/22) Namibia National Strategic Framework for HIV and AIDS (2017-2022) 2017
Mozambique Tratamento Antiretroviral e Infecções Oportunistas do Adulto, Adolescente, Grávida e Criança (2016) Mozambique Guidelines for ART (2016) - Pt

The guidelines are focused on HIV prevention, treatment, care and support, addressing specific issues for adults and adolescents, pregnant women and children. 

2016
Mauritius National Sexual & Reproductive Health Strategy and Plan of Action (2009-2015) Mauritius NSP for Sexual and Reproductive Health (2009-2015) 2009
Mauritania Plan National de Developpement Sanitaire (2012-2020) Mauritania National Plan for Health (2012-2020) - Fr 2012