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At its 45th meeting, UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board (PCB) agreed that the topic of the thematic segment of the upcoming PCB meeting would be “Cervical cancer and HIV: addressing linkages and common inequalities to save women’s lives”. The thematic segment will take place on 18 December 2020.
The thematic segment will provide an opportunity to:
UNAIDS is seeking examples of good practices of joint responses to cervical cancer/HPV and HIV to inform the thematic segment background note and the discussions during the segment.
Scope of submissions
Specifically, UNAIDS is seeking examples of policies, programmes, services and other actions in the following areas (but not limited to):
Who can submit?
UNAIDS welcomes submissions from national AIDS programmes; Ministries of Health or other relevant Ministries, civil society organisations, particularly those representing affected communities, academic institutions, National Human Rights Institutions, United Nations system organizations and other inter-governmental organization; and other national or local entities implementing joint programmes addressing HPV, cervical cancer and HIV.
How will your submission be used?
The submissions will be used to inform the background note to the UNAIDS 47th PCB Thematic Segment. Some submissions may also be selected to be presented during the Thematic Day on 18 December 2020. Finally, all the submissions will be compiled in a document on good practices on Cervical Cancer and HIV - addressing linkages and common inequalities to save women's lives which will be posted on the UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board website.
Submissions are accepted in English and French.
The submissions must be made through the electronic submission form: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=m8_hwrbh60SAIUKMKS0-tZrEqMw3YtpApvq6-h1rH-xUMkgzQU9QVkU4TFlEUUcwNEhJUFpIVDdKOC4u by Monday, 26 October 2020 2 November 2020 (Extended)
For more information on the UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board, please see https://www.unaids.org/en/whoweare/pcb
For questions on this call for submissions of good practices, please contact Ani Shakarishvili at [email protected], copying Adriana Hewson at [email protected].
Tags: 47th PCB Meeting
Here are the documents related to the upcoming 47th PCB Meeting (15-18 December 2020):
Documents of the meeting:
Documents are updated as they are uploaded to the UNAIDS 47th PCB website. (updated 29 October 2020, 07:30 CEST)
For its 2020 annual report to the PCB, the NGO Delegation will take stock of its 25 years of engagement, its achievements and contributions, the persistent and emerging challenges it is facing, and its vision and strategy in moving forward in the next coming years. We warmly welcome your input into this report, through responding to this e-survey. The survey has 10 questions and takes under 10 minutes. The survey is open until August 28, 2020
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