6 April 2016, New York
About the Civil Society Hearing:
A High-Level meeting on HIV/AIDS will take place from 8-10 June 2016 to undertake a review of the progress achieved in realizing the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the Political Declarations on HIV/AIDS of 2006 and 2011 including successes, best practices, lessons learned, obstacles and gaps, challenges and opportunities.
The civil society hearing aims to demonstrate the strength, diversity and commitment of civil society and other stakeholders in the response to the AIDS epidemic by discussing challenges and opportunities in the AIDS response and by proposing key actions that will make it possible to end AIDS within our lifetime.
The Hearing will provide all relevant stakeholders with an opportunity to contribute to the ongoing preparatory process in a day of interactive panel discussions that will include Member States, as well as representatives from civil society, non-governmental organizations, the academic and scientific community and others. The Hearing will focus on taking stock ofthe various aspects of the AIDS response.