Knowledge about HIV changes rapidly. A range of young community advocates at the youth-focused AIDS pre-conference called for funding and support for involving young people in the design, implementation, and oversight of services. With just 12 years left to end AIDS bywe need to act now to uproot the barriers, bigotry, and exclusion that keep us at risk! New data at AIDS showed that adolescent girls, young women, and their male partners in Africa are not being reached with HIV prevention, testing, or treatment programs in the numbers needed to sustain progress against HIV epidemics. Advertisement The content on this page is free of advertiser influence and was produced by our editorial team. Young people continue to be left behind by the HIV response. The result is that men are more likely to be sicker when they do learn of their HIV status and more likely to die from HIV.
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See our content and advertising policies. Sign up for email newsletters featuring the latest news, analysis and information. Slide presented by U. It is a part of the publication Targets Workshop. The result is that men are more likely to be sicker when they do learn of their HIV status and more likely to die from HIV. Community-based, community-centered, and community-involved responses are key to effective HIV prevention, treatment, care, and support.