The Technical Unit provides technical cooperation to the countries to:

  • Reduce the transmission of and the morbidity and mortality related to HIV, STI, TB and Viral hepatitis through strengthening and expansion of strategies for prevention, early diagnosis and appropriate treatment of these infections.
  • Fostering of a supportive environment for outreach to key populations disproportionately affected by these diseases, including LGBT communities, sex workers, prison populations, persons who use drugs, indigenous populations, and afro-descendants, through advocacy, capacity building, and fostering of community involvement.
  • Promote and support the establishment of mechanisms for the generation, dissemination and use of strategic information.

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The Technical Unit provides technical cooperation to the countries to:

  • Reduce the transmission of and the morbidity and mortality related to HIV, STI, TB and Viral hepatitis through strengthening and expansion of strategies for prevention, early diagnosis and appropriate treatment of these infections.
  • Fostering of a supportive environment for outreach to key populations disproportionately affected by these diseases, including LGBT communities, sex workers, prison populations, persons who use drugs, indigenous populations, and afro-descendants, through advocacy, capacity building, and fostering of community involvement.
  • Promote and support the establishment of mechanisms for the generation, dissemination and use of strategic information.

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HIV and Sexually Transmitted Infections

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