"The number of lives saved thanks to the HIV and AIDS response in this century is remarkable. But for the sake of the children and adolescents still affected, and for all future generations, we cannot mistake advancement for attainment. We must do more, and do it faster than ever. That's the only way to achieve an AIDS-free generation."
Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director
PROGRAMMES. What we do.
At UNICEF, we strive to ensure that all babies, children, adolescents and their mothers are
able to access life-saving HIV prevention, treatment, care and support. We engage with
country-level partners around the world, and promote rapid integration and expansion of HIV
education and care into maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health services.
Prevent mother-to-child transmission of HIV and ensure access to paediatric HIV care and treatment
Reduce AIDS-related deaths, prevent new HIV infections, and end related discrimination among adolescents by 2020
Make HIV prevention, testing, and treatment widely available to children in fragile states and in marginalized populations
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Read our stories & experiences from the field, and ideas & opinions about the global work on HIV. Check out the latest blog posts from UNICEF Connect.
14 Nov 2015
“Good health helped to revive my hope. I would like to tell other young people that living with HIV is not the end of life. The most important thing is to ensure to take your medication and treat...Read more