UNAIDS [to 25 February 2017]

UNAIDS [to 25 February 2017]
http://www.unaids.org/

Update
Italy invests half a million euros to support UNAIDS’ work in Ethiopia
21 February 2017
The Italian Government signed on 21 February a financing agreement for €500 000 to support UNAIDS’ efforts to end the AIDS epidemic in Ethiopia. The funds will be invested in a special project to bolster UNAIDS’ work in improving community health education and capacity- and knowledge-building. The project will be implemented across 10 areas of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples’ Region of the country over a 12-month period…

Update
CROI shows the importance of 90–90–90
21 February 2017
A number of important updates were announced at the annual Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI) that have shown the importance of, and ways to achieve, the 90–90–90 targets, whereby, by 2020, 90% of people living with HIV know their HIV status, 90% of people who know their HIV-positive status are accessing treatment and 90% of people on treatment have suppressed viral loads.
Held in Seattle, United States of America, from 13 to 16 February, CROI, the foremost annual scientific research conference on HIV, brought together around 4000 scientists, researchers, clinicians, students and others working in the response to HIV and related diseases…