'AIDS and MDGs' charting a way forward

This paper outlines three important pillars of an AIDS and MDGs approach:Understanding how AIDS and the other MDGs impact on one another; documenting and exchanging lessons learned across AIDS and other MDGs; and creating cross-MDG synergy and increasing cost-effectiveness through more


A Methodology for Patent Searches on Essential Medicines in Developing Countries

The main aim of the present document is twofold; first, to set out the technical aspects of the rationale for the Methodology; and second, to describe how it should be developed as a tool for stakeholders, including health authorities and procurement agencies (which may not necessarily have more


A practical manual for UNDP regional HIV teams and country offices

This manual is intended to assist UNDP managers and programme staff to support governments and civil society actors to organize a National Dialogue resulting in concrete action planning for strengthening the legal and social environment. This manual can also help the Country Dialogues being more


A review of socio-economic empowerment initiatives for women living with HIV in Asia

This review of socio-economic empowerment initiatives for women living with HIV in Asia complements the assessment of the Women and Wealth Project, supported by the United Nations Development Programme Asia-Pacific Regional Centre and implemented by the Population and Community Development more


A win for women is a win for all

UNDP is leading a UNAIDS and UNIFEM interagency initiative “Universal Access Now!” to accelerate universal access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support for women and girls in countries where women are most affected by HIV. This is the third update on this initiatives which focuses on human more

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