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Glion Consultation on Strengthening the Linkages between Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS

Family Planning and HIV/AIDS in Women and Children

Author: UNFPA - WHO
No. of pages: 4
Publication date: 2006
Publisher: UNFA - WHO
Available languages: English
ISBN: WHO/HIV/2006.02
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The International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD, September 1994) established the effective prevention and treatment of sexually transmitted infections, including HIV, as an integral component of reproductive health services. There is a key programmatic linkage between family planning and the prevention of HIV in women and children.This was the focus of a high-level consultation convened by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the World Health Organization (WHO) in Glion, Switzerland, in May 2004.