Children and AIDS: A Stocktaking Report by United Nations

By United Nations

This document assesses the most vital activities and adjustments for kids stricken by AIDS that happened within the first yr of the worldwide crusade Unite for kids. Unite opposed to AIDS. The file notes promising advancements - expanding numbers of youngsters receiving therapy, declining HIV occurrence between youngsters, and the mixing of kids and AIDS into nationwide coverage frameworks. but it additionally highlights the massive gaps in development that stay and seeks to discover how the crusade needs to circulation ahead in 2007 with a view to in attaining its formidable targets.

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Data refer to the most recent year available during the period specified in the column heading. ** United Nations General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS (2001) indicator. ‡ Due to the cession in June 2006 of Montenegro from the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro, and its subsequent admission to the UN on 28 June 2006, disaggregated data for Montenegro and Serbia as separate States are not yet available. Aggregated data presented are for Serbia and Montenegro pre-cession. indd 37 UNITE AGAINST AIDS 37 1/8/07 5:04:06 PM Table 4.

Table 3: Preventing infection among adolescents and young people, page 35. Table 4: Protecting and supporting children affected by HIV and AIDS, page 38. Statistics are compiled through country fact sheets that were developed in line with ‘Three Ones’ principles in collaboration with the Multi-Agency Monitoring and Evaluation Reference Group (MERG) on HIV/AIDS and are derived from pre-existing data. Over the past year, there have been significant achievements in forging consensus on key indicators, compiling baselines and producing country fact sheets.

Table 4: Protecting and supporting children affected by HIV and AIDS, page 38. Statistics are compiled through country fact sheets that were developed in line with ‘Three Ones’ principles in collaboration with the Multi-Agency Monitoring and Evaluation Reference Group (MERG) on HIV/AIDS and are derived from pre-existing data. Over the past year, there have been significant achievements in forging consensus on key indicators, compiling baselines and producing country fact sheets. The baseline data show the enormity and urgency of the challenges ahead.

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