VN, Cambodia enhance trans-border prevention works VGP – The peak period of the struggle against drug trafficking on Viet Nam-Cambodia border lines will be held from June 15-September 15, 2019.
Free PrEP medicine program launched in HCM City VGP – The Viet Nam Administration of HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC), under the Ministry of Health on June 11 granted the first free PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) medicine at a private health center in Ho Chi Minh City.
VN takes lead in optimizing HIV/AIDS treatment therapy VGP – Viet Nam is one of the leading nations in the region optimizing HIV/AIDS treatment therapy as recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO), said US Agency for International Development (USA ID) Viet Nam Deputy Mission Director Craig Hart at a workshop on optimization of HIV/AIDS treatment therapy.
Third national Border Liaison Office consultation held VGP – The third national Border Liaison Office (BLO) consultation was jointly organized by the Criminal Investigation Department under the Ministry of Public Security, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and police forces in some localities.
More pregnant women in Thanh Hoa, Tay Ninh receive HIV testing VGP – A total number of 24,699 pregnant women received voluntary HIV testing in the north central province of Thanh Hoa, of whom four were found positive to HIV, according to the province’s disease control center.