HIV/AIDS

WHO at AIDS 2016

WHO at AIDS 2016

July 2016 - The 21st International AIDS Conference is taking place on 18-22 July 2016 in Durban, South Africa. The conference theme is "access equity rights now". WHO is organizing key satellite events on expanding HIV treatment access for all, financing for universal health coverage of HIV and hepatitis services, and will be sharing new directions on hepatitis testing. The AIDS 2016 conference theme is a call to action to work together and reach the people who still lack access to comprehensive treatment, prevention, care and support services.


Key events

HIV drug resistance

Combatting HIV Drug Resistance: WHO 2016 Early Warning Indicators Report and the Global Action Plan for HIV Drug Resistance

When: Monday 18 July 2016 – 8:00-10:00
Where: Session Room 7

Financing for universal health coverage: eliminating epidemics of HIV and viral hepatitis

Financing for universal health coverage: eliminating epidemics of HIV and viral hepatitis

When: Monday 18 July 2016 – 12:30-14:30
Where: Session Room 7 – WHO Satellite MOSA21

HIV drug resistance

Drug resistance on the rise: why we need to act now

When: Monday 18 July 2016 – 16:00-17:00
Where: Global Village Treatment Networking Zone

WHO's treat all policy: where we are, where we need to go and what does it take?

WHO's treat all policy: where we are, where we need to go and what does it take?

When: Monday 18 July 2016 – 17:00-19:00
Where: Session Room 8 – WHO Satellite MOSA40

New directions in hepatitis testing: launch of WHO guidelines

New directions in hepatitis testing: launch of WHO guidelines

When: Thursday 21 July 2016 – 18:30-20:30
Where: Session Room 12 – WHO Satellite THSA24

Conference programme

WHO at AIDS 2016 brochure

WHO at previous International AIDS Conferences