Learning Center

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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Image f Consolidated Guidelines on Use of ARV Drugs for Treating & Preventing HIV Infection: Recommendations for a Public Health Approach Consolidated Guidelines: Recommendations for a Public Health Approach (2016)

This document updates the 2013 consolidated guidelines on the use of antiretroviral drugs following an extensive review of evidence and consultations in mid-2015, shared at the end of 2015, and now

2016
Monitoring & Evaluation Framework for ART Treatment for Pregnant & Breastfeeding Women Living with HIV & Their Infants Option B/B+ M&E Framework (2015)

The purpose of this framework is to provide operational guidance on monitoring and evaluation of pregnant and breastfeeding women receiving ART for life and their HEIs. This document is organized a

2015
On the Fast-Track to an AIDS-Free Generation On the fast-track to an AIDS-free generation (2016)

This report presents the final results of the Global Plan towards the elimination of new HIV infections among children by 2015 and keeping their mothers alive.

2016
Fast-Track Commitments to End AIDS by 2030 Fast-Track Commitments to End AIDS by 2030 (2016) 2016
Image of the Gap Report UNAIDS Gap Report (2014)

How do we close the gap between the people moving forward and the people being left behind? This was the question we set out to answer in the UNAIDS Gap Report.

2014
Strengthening HIV Programmes for Adolescents: Early Lessons to Guide Fast Tracking of Adolescent Responses thorough All In Strengthening HIV Programmes for Adolescents: Early Lessons (2016) 2016
Guidelines for the Delivery of Antiretroviral Therapy to Migrants and Crisis-Affected Persons in sub-Saharan Africa Guidelines for the Delivery of ART to Migrants and Crisis-Affected Persons in sub-Saharan Africa (2014) 2014
Severe Acute Malnutrition Guide Severe Acute Malnutrition Guide (2015) 2015
Caring for People Living with HIV During the Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone Caring for People Living with HIV During the Ebola Outbreak in Sierra Leone (2016) 2016
Accessing HIV Services During Flooding in Malawi Accessing HIV Services During Flooding in Malawi - Country Case Study (2016) 2016
Checklist for Determining HIV status for Children 0-59 months with Severe Acute Malnutrition HIV Status Checklist for Children with Severe Acute Malnutrition (2015) 2015
Protection, Care, and Support for an AIDS-Free Generation Protection, Care & Support for an AIDS-Free Generation: A Call to Action for All Children (2014) 2014
HIV and Social Protection Guidance Note HIV and Social Protection (2014) 2014
HIV and Child Protection Response to Keep Children Safe, Healthy, and Resilient Linking the HIV and Child Protection Response to Keep Children Safe, Healthy, & Resilient (2015)

This report documents models, case studies and lessons learned to highlight practical ways in which child protection systems and services link to HIV services in order to benefit HIV and child prot

2015
Operational Guidance for Comprehensive Sexuality Education (2014) Operational Guidance for Comprehensive Sexuality Education (2014)

The right of access to comprehensive sexuality education (CSE) is grounded in fundamental human rights and is a means to empower young people to protect their health, well-being and dignity.

2014
Age-Related Barriers to Sexual Health Services Reducing Age-Related Barriers to Sexual Health Services - Learning to Change Policy (2017) 2017
Condoms Meeting Report Condoms: The Prevention of HIV, Other STIs and Unintended Pregnancies (2016) 2016
 Effective HIV Prevention & a Gateway to Improved Adolescents Boys' and Men's HealthConsolidated Guidelines on HIV Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Care for Key Populations Consolidated HIV Guidelines for Key Populations (2016)

In this new consolidated guidelines document on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations, the World Health Organization brings together all existing guidance relevant to fi

2016
Framework for VMMC A Framework for Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (2016)

This document puts forward a framework with new strategic directions for 2016–2021 on voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) for HIV prevention as the follow-on to the Joint Strategic Action Fr

2016
Integrated Management Guidelines Manual on Pediatric HIV Care and Treatment (2014)

The IMCI chart booklet is for use by doctors, nurses and other health professionals who see young infants and children less than five years old.

2014
What's New in EID What's New in Early Infant Diagnosis (2015)

In 2014, only 50% of all HIV-exposed infants were tested by the second month of age.

2015
Children and HIV Fact Sheet Children & HIV Fact Sheet (2016)

Despite this significant progress, the number of children becoming newly infected with HIV remains unacceptably high.

2016
EMTCT of HIV and Syphilis Global Guidance on Criteria & Processes EMTCT Validation (2014) 2014
Conducting HIV Surveillance among Pregnant Women Guidelines for Conducting HIV Surveillance among Pregnant Women attending Antenatal Clinics Based on Routine Programme Data.pdf

This document is written for national HIV surveillance programme staff responsible for monitoring trends in country HIV epidemics.

2015
Reaching the Third 90 Reaching the Third 90: Implementing High Quality Viral Load Monitoring at Scale , Key Strategic Decisions for Countries Designing & Scaling-up Viral Load Services

In June 2016, ICAP and partners convened a three-day, PEPFAR-supported meeting to explore the practical challenges of scaling up routine viral load testing in sub-Saharan

2016