Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV Southeast Asia and the Pacific, 2001

Publications - Released in 2001

On behalf of the UN Regional Taskforce on Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV, UNICEF EAPRO convened the 3rd Regional Taskforce meeting on 7-8 March 2001 in Bangkok. The objectives of the meeting were to:

1. Update country situations on PMCT
2. Update and share the latest technical and scientific data on the use of ARV, infant feeding options and existing guidelines, role of UNFPA in PMTCT and the evaluation results of VCT in Thailand
3. Amend the Terms of Reference of the Regional Taskforce and
4. Discuss upcoming PMCT global and regional events