National strategy on ending AIDS by 2030 drafted VGP – The Ministry of Health has drafted a national strategy on ending AIDS by 2030 with the aim of enhancing HIV/AIDS prevention and control activities to reduce the number of HIV carriers and deaths of AIDS and minimizing the consequences of HIV/AIDS on socio-economic development.
Three policies in draft Law on drug prevention and control reviewed VGP – The Ministry of Public Security has assessed social and gender impacts of three policies in the draft Law on drug prevention and control (amended).
PM figures out measures to enhance drug prevention, control work VGP – The Prime Minister has signed Decision No. 291/QĐ-TTg on issuing the plan on the implementation of Directive No. 36-CT/TW dated August 16, 2019 of the Political Bureau on enhancement and improvement of drug prevention and control.
Credit pilot program for HIV carriers gets longer VGP – The Prime Minister has decided to continue piloting the credit program for HIV carriers and their households, post-treatment HIV carriers, those who undertook drug treatment of opioid addiction and reformed prostitutes, according to Decision No. 29/2014/QD-TTg credit for households of HIV carriers, rehabilitated drug abusers and reformed prostitutes...
HIV carriers responsible for announcing HIV test results to partners VGP – HIV-infected people are responsible for announcing their HIV status to their husbands/wives or partners as well as health staff directly caring and providing treatment for them.