Learning Center

Welcome to the Learning Collaborative. This learning centre is intended to be a gathering place where users share the latest knowledge and evidence to catalyze innovation, sustain the HIV response and end AIDS for every child.

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mother holding her child Early and late measurement of MTCT (technical brief)

This document outlines the fundamentals of PMTCT impact determination and provides considerations for development of pragmatic, streamlined and resource-efficient systems for MTCT estimate generation in high burden setting

young mother with her baby Technical brief: Giving priority to the needs of adolescent and young mothers living with HIV

This technical service delivery brief details core programmatic examples from across sub-Saharan Africa and key multi-sectoral strategic actions that demonstrate how governments, health facilities, social services, communi

Adolescent mental health and adherence brief cover Policy brief: Mental health and treatment adherence among ALHIV

Building on research findings and effective interventions in low-and middle-income countries, this policy brief identifies key risks, including bullying and stigma, and facilitators, such as positive pare

ICASA cover ICASA 2021 Roadmap

Explore the ICASA 2021 Roadmap to find conference sessions on children, adolescents, and pregnant women.

Woman holding child looking outside door 2021 UNICEF World AIDS Day Report , Milestones in the HIV Epidemic among Children and Adolescents , 2021 HIV and AIDS Global Snapshot , 2021 HIV and AIDS Sub-Saharan Africa Snapshot , 2021 HIV and AIDS Eastern and Southern Africa Snapshot , 2021 HIV and AIDS West and Central Africa Snapshot




UNICEF's 2021 World AIDS Day report provides global and regional statistical updates on children, adolescents and pregnant women.

AGYW PrEP implementation brief cover AGYW PrEP Implementation Brief ESA

This implementation brief examines the current efforts in eastern and southern Africa to accelerate and scale up evidence-based PrEP delivery platforms for adolescent girls and young women.

Nurse examines a baby in her mothers arms PMTCT Survey Data Return Form , PMTCT Survey Registration Form , PMTCT Survey Instruction for Registration Form , 18 - 24 PMTCT - Caregiver questionaire , Generic recuritment script - Household Survey , PMTCT Survey Consent Households - 18-24 months 2021
social protection for adolescents Working paper: Non-contributory social protection and adolescents in Lower- and middle-income countries

This working paper from UNICEF Office of Research - Innocenti makes the case for investing in social protection efforts for adolescents.

Woman with mask looking at landscape UNICEF's HIV Programming in the Context of COVID-19, Vol II

Recognizing the persistent and harmful impact that COVID-19 and related lockdown measures pose for the HIV response, governments across ESA region continue to implement interventions to sustain and further advance hard won

IAS 2021 conference roadmap IAS 2021 Roadmap

Download the IAS 2021 Roadmap to find sessions at the 11th International AIDS Society Conference on HIV Scienc

Boy wearing mask Start Free, Stay Free, AIDS Free: Final report on 2020 targets

In the global quest to end the AIDS epidemic as a public health threat by 2030, meeting the HIV-related needs of children, adolescents and pregnant and breastfeeding women represents a critical piece of unfinished business

research brief Research brief: Cash transfers - Past, present and future. Evidence and lessons learned from the Transfer Project

Building on previous summaries, this brief summarizes the current evidence and lessons learned from the Transfer Project after more than a decade of research on cash transfers in sub-Saharan Africa.

Adolescent girl in front of mirror Assessing the Vulnerability and Risks of Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Eastern and Southern Africa: Tool Review

This regional report aims to strengthen risk-informed programming and facilitate scale up of simple and effective tools to identify and reach those adolescent girls and young women who are most in need of services and supp

Mother with child Health Results 2020: HIV and AIDS (flyer) , Global Annual Results Report 2020 Goal Area 1 (report)

This flyer provides a quick overview of UNICEF's results within HIV and AIDS in 2020.

Adolescent boy and girl looking at phone screen HIV Treatment, Care, and Support for Adolescents Living with HIV in Eastern and Southern Africa

Adolescents in Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) are key to achieving the global goal of ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030.

Cover of documents HLM2021 Key Messages on Children and AIDS , HLM2021 Key Messages on HIV Prevention , HLM2021 Paediatric Side Event , HLM2021 Youth Side Event , HLM2021 Young Key Populations Side Event , HLM2021 Prevention Side Event

Accelerating Access to Innovative Point-of-Care HIV Diagnostics cover Accelerating Access to Innovative Point-of-Care HIV Diagnostics , Accelerating Access to Innovative Point-of-Care HIV Diagnostics - French

This document was developed to compile knowledge, insights and recommendations from UNICEF focal points in country offices implementing a project aimed at introducing, scaling up, and integrating point-of-care (POC) diagno

Parent with child at clinic VLS CLHIV study report , VLS CLHIV advocacy brief

In 2019 it was estimated that 1.2 million children (0-14) were living with HIV in Eastern and Southern Africa, yet more than a half million of these children (504,000) were not receiving lifesaving treatment.

optimal cover Paediatric ARV-Lessons-Learned-Brief

EGPAF, with funding and support from Unitaid and DNDi, is bringing new-to-market pediatric ARV formulations to full-scale implementation in eight African countries.

Pediatrics workshop logo HIV Pediatrics 2020 Workshop Report

The International Workshop on HIV & Pediatrics 2020 took place virtually on 16-17 November.