Immunization, Vaccines and Biologicals


Creating national and regional frameworks to support HIV vaccine development in developing countries. Report from a WHO-UNAIDS consultation. Lausanne, Switzerland, 2-3 September 2004

This report: review progress and discuss key scientific challenges relevant to HIV vaccine development and evaluation; discuss key issues/challenges for the development of National AIDS vaccine plans; discuss policies and mechanisms for reviewing and approving research protocols; discuss the regulatory, legal, and ethical framework; review and adopt the African AIDS Vaccine Program (AAVP) guidance document for national plans in Africa; share country experiences for the development of national plans; make recommendations for establishing regional networks in other regions.

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