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Implementation and Sustainability of HIV Drug Resistance Surveillance in Africa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 25-27 June 2013

Publication year: 
2014
Corporate author: 
WHO
Publication details: 
Geneva, WHO, 2014
Abstract:

This report concerns the outcome of the regional consultation on the implementation and sustainability of HIV drug resistance in Africa, held in Addis Ababa, 25-27 June 2013. The meeting had four main objectives:
i. Provide a platform for countries to share their experiences in implementing HIVDR surveillance activities,
ii. Introduce draft revised methods for the surveillance of transmitted, pre-treatment and acquired HIV Drug Resistance
and obtain country and partner feedback,
iii. Assist countries in the development of draft national HIVDR surveillance plans using available country-specific data,
and
iv. Identify technical support needs that WHO will need to provide in the short term to assist with implementation.