Achieving the 90-90-90 target: latest news

Achieving the 90-90-90 target features

Achieving the 90-90-90 target news from aidsmap

More news

Achieving the 90-90-90 target news selected from other sources

  • Michel Kazatchkine: Winds of hope on HIV/AIDS in Eastern Europe and Central Asia?

    Much of the media coverage focused on the intransigence of the government of the Russian Federation to changing its prevention policies around HIV/AIDS. However, this focus also obscures the fact that in Eastern Europe and Central Asia which has been much maligned over the past decade for its slowness in responding to the HIV/AIDS epidemic, we are now beginning to see strong hints that public health initiatives based on scientific evidence are taking on a legitimacy across the region.

    20 February 2018 | BMJ
  • Vietnam sees drops in new HIV infections for 10th consecutive year

    Vietnam saw decreases in the number of new HIV infections, people living with AIDS and AIDS-related fatalities for the tenth consecutive year in 2017, according to the Ministry of Health.

    05 February 2018 | Vietnam Plus
  • London joins Fast-Track Cities initiative to reduce new HIV infections

    The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, today signed the Paris Declaration on Fast-Track Cities Ending the AIDS Epidemic, along with borough leaders, Public Health England and NHS England. Their ambition is to cut rates of new HIV infection in the capital and eliminate discrimination and stigma associated with the condition.

    10 January 2018 | Mayor of London
  • Historic Decline In New HIV Diagnoses Fuels 'Getting To Zero' Campaign

    Recently, Mayor Rahm Emmanuel and the Chicago Department of Public Health(CDPH) announced that, after fifteen years of decline, new HIV diagnoses in Chicago hit a record low. The announcement is on track with Mayor Emmanuel’s Getting to Zero campaign, announced earlier in 2017, to eliminate all new diagnoses of HIV by 2027.

    04 January 2018 | The Chicago Citizen
  • Child treatment, HIV prevention top UNAIDS priorities as it eyes SDG target

    In an ambitious effort to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030, as set out by the Sustainable Development Goals, the United Nations has adopted a strategy that focuses on fast-tracking ending the disease among children, adolescents, and young women by 2020 through increased access to HIV prevention, treatment, care, and support services.

    20 December 2017 | Devex
  • Empirical evidence that achievement of UNAIDS 90-90-90 can deliver promised HIV elimination?

    Researchers working on the Rakai Community Cohort Study in Uganda claim this is the first study to demonstrate the population level effect of the combination strategy for HIV prevention.

    19 December 2017 | BMJ Group blogs
  • UNICEF warns, the global HIV response is failing children and adolescents

    Unless the HIV response is stepped up, we will not end AIDS in children and adolescents. This is the stark message in a new UNICEF report, released earlier this month.

    15 December 2017 | Avert
  • Yusef Azad from National AIDS Trust: The HIV revolution begins?

    It’s been a revolutionary, momentous year in the UK for the gay community and our fight against HIV. 2017 could go down in history as the year we turned the corner and saw the beginning of the end of the epidemic. This World AIDS Day it’s worth reminding ourselves how we got here, and what more there is still to do.

    01 December 2017 | Boyz
  • Swaziland: Much still to be done as country progresses towards reaching 90.90.90 targets

    Swaziland’s HIV response is at a tipping point at this moment. There has been remarkable progress but greatest challenge the country faces now is the flat-lining of resources.

    02 November 2017 | Swazi Observer
  • New York City finds gaps in the HIV cascade of care linked to reduced survival

    60% of HIV-positive people in New York City who died had not been virally suppressed through treatment. Rates of viral suppression lowest among women, young people, black and Hispanic people, as well as people in low-income neighbourhoods.

    25 October 2017 | CATIE
More news

Our information levels explained

  • Short and simple introductions to key HIV topics, sometimes illustrated with pictures.
  • Expands on the previous level, but also written in easy-to-understand plain language.
  • More detailed information, likely to include medical and scientific language.
  • Detailed, comprehensive information, using medical and specialised language.
Community Consensus Statement on Access to HIV Treatment and its Use for Prevention

Together, we can make it happen

We can end HIV soon if people have equal access to HIV drugs as treatment and as PrEP, and have free choice over whether to take them.

Launched today, the Community Consensus Statement is a basic set of principles aimed at making sure that happens.

The Community Consensus Statement is a joint initiative of AVAC, EATG, MSMGF, GNP+, HIV i-Base, the International HIV/AIDS Alliance, ITPC and NAM/aidsmap
close

This content was checked for accuracy at the time it was written. It may have been superseded by more recent developments. NAM recommends checking whether this is the most current information when making decisions that may affect your health.

NAM’s information is intended to support, rather than replace, consultation with a healthcare professional. Talk to your doctor or another member of your healthcare team for advice tailored to your situation.