Asia-Pacific High-level Intergovernmental Meeting
||06-02-2012 - 08-02-2012
|| 09:00 - 18:00
The Asia-Pacific High-level Intergovernmental Meeting on the Assessment of Progress against Commitments in the Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS and the MDGs
will be held in Bangkok, Thailand from February 06th, 2012 to February 08th, 2012. The meeting is organized by UNESCAP in cooperation with other UN agencies.
The objectives of the Meeting include:
1. To assess regional progress against commitments in the Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS and the Millennium Development Goals and efforts to ensure universal access, including follow-up to the outcome of the United Nations General Assembly’s High-level Meeting on AIDS, which was convened from 8 to 10 June 2011;
2. To identify areas for regional cooperation, particularly in addressing policy and legal barriers to universal access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support;
3. To promote multi-sectoral dialogue between health and other sectors, including justice, law and order and drug control.
More information is available here.