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End of AIDS

Achieving
the
End of
AIDS

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The world is talking about ending AIDS. AVAC’s advocacy is dedicated to realizing that vision. To get there we must:

  • Deliver proven tools for immediate impacts.
  • Demonstrate and roll out new HIV prevention tools.
  • Develop long-term solutions to end the epidemic.

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Spotlight

  • March 21, 2017

    AMP. Licensure. Enrollment targets. Success. These were the buzz words from the HIV Vaccine Trials Network regional meeting last month, highlighting the HVTN’s build out of programs in sub-Saharan Africa and the significance of an HIV vaccine for this region.

  • March 20, 2017

    We've posted several new resources on AVAC.org that you won’t want to miss—analysis of the WHO's recently released guidance on the use of hormonal contraceptives in women at risk of HIV, information about time to protection for PrEP and a blog on building solidarity between African American gay men and African gay men through PrEP.

  • March 16, 2017

    How many doses of oral PrEP must be taken to build up protective levels of drug in the blood? Join us for a webinar where representatives from the CDC and WHO will review their respective guidance development processes and the role, use, contexts and audience for guidance documents.

  • March 2, 2017

    The WHO issued an updated guidance statement on its recommendations for the use of hormonal contraception by women at high risk of HIV. The update changes the WHO classification of long-acting injectable contraceptives. WHO states “there continues to be evidence of a possible increased risk of HIV among progestogen-only injectable users.” The new guidance is clear that the recommendations are based on women’s right to informed choice in health.

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What We Do

AVAC uses education, policy analysis, advocacy, community mobilization and a network of global collaborations to accelerate ethical development and global delivery of biomedical HIV prevention options. Read more

Px Methods

AVAC advocates for a comprehensive response to the epidemic, involving smart use of every proven HIV prevention option available today and sustained research into many new strategies.