Specifically, civil society organisations are stressing changes to the “On the Fast-Track to End the AIDS epidemic” draft declaration in the following areas:
The exclusion of key populations runs the risk of taking the global HIV epidemic backwards. Civil society groups consider this an outrage and as such are increasing their push for as many member states as possible to not sign the Declaration at the HLM this week.
Read the full 2016 Political Declaration “On the Fast-Track to End the AIDS epidemic”: http://sgreport.unaids.org/
Join the discussion on social media using the hashtag #HLM2016AIDS
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Carolyn Gomes
Executive Director, Caribbean Vulnerable Communities Coalition (CVC)