Fact Sheets - Released in 2021
Different countries, including Nepal, implemented several strategies to contain the spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). One of the important strategies adopted against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was the announcement of national-wide shelter in place so-called lockdown. COVID-19 pandemic has caused major disruptions in the implementation of health services and diverting most of the resources and efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic also fuel the underachievement of activities of different health programme, including achievement of national HIV programme. This fact sheet aimed to present basic description of extent to which programmatic activities affected in terms of key indicators during COVID-19 situation using routine program data.
- National Centre for AIDS and STD Control (NCASC) - Nepal