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Asia - Pacific Regional Expert Group Meeting on Reviewing Implementation of Commitments from the Asia-Pacific Intergovernmental Meeting on HIV and Aids Beyond 2015

 

 

On 27 November 2018, H.E. Ratu Epeli Nailatikau,, Former President of Fiji delivered the opening remarks in the Asia-Pacific Regional Expert Group Meeting on Reviewing Implementation of Commitments from the Asia-Pacific Intergovernmental Meeting on HIV and AIDS Beyond 2015, ESCAP, Bangkok.

The purpose of the Meeting was to review national progress in meeting the commitments contained in the Asia Pacific Regional Framework for Action on HIV and AIDS beyond 2015 which was adopted at the Asia Pacific Intergovernmental Meeting on HIV and AIDS in January 2015.
In his remarks, H.E. Ratu Epeli Nailatikau emphasised that prevention is key to breaking the cycle of HIV transmission. Young people must be empowered to protect themselves from HIV.

 

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H.E. Ratu Epeli Nailatikau delivering his opening remarks