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Alternative Names
  • VCT
  • Voluntary counselling and testing

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Counselling refers to the dialogue between individuals and their health care providers. This topic encompasses policy related to interactions between health care workers and clients/patients in the context of HIV/AIDS, including testing and examining clients/patients’ risk of acquiring or transmitting HIV; as well as the service of post-diagnosis advice and guidance.

Prepared by: Adam Bowles

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Published Resources

Conference Papers

  • Rao, JVR Prasada, 'Closing Remarks by Mr. JVR Prasada Rao', in 8th ICAAP 23 August 2007 Closing Remarks by Mr. JVR Prasada Rao UNAIDS Regional Support Team, Asia Pacific, 23 August 2007, p. 4. [ PDF File | Details... ]

Edited Books

  • Stephenson, Niamh; Cammi Webb; Marina Carman (ed.), Testing, Trials and Re-thinking Human Rights: Reflections from the HIV Pandemic, ASHM - Australasian Society for HIV Medicine; School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of NSW; National Centre in HIV Social Research, University of NSW, Darlinghurst, 2005, 24 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]

Journal Articles

Reports

  • Report of an external review of the Vietnam National AIDS Control Programme, 20 August-4 September 1993, National AIDS Committee, Hanoi, September 1993, 30 pp. [ Details... ]
  • Indonesian National AIDS Strategy, Coordinating Minister for People's Welfare/Chair of the National AIDS Commission, Government of Indonesia, 1994. (Also available at http://www.youth-policy.com/Policies/Indonesia_National_HIV_AIDS_Strategy.cfm) [ Details... ]
  • National Policy on HIV/AIDS and STD Related Issues, Director General of Health Services, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, November 1996, 92 pp. (Also available at http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/trav/aids/laws bangladeshnationalpolicy.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Philippine AIDS Prevention and Control Act of 1998, Republic ACT 8504, PNAC - Philippine National AIDS Council, Manila, February 13, 1998, 47 pp. (Also available at http://www.doh.gov.ph/aids/irr.doc) [ Details... ]
  • Papua New Guinea National HIV/AIDS Medium Term Plan 1998-2002, Developed by the Government of Papua New Guinea with assistance from the United Nations, June 1998, 74 pp. [ Details... ]
  • The HIV/AIDS/STD Situation and the National Response in the Kingdom of Cambodia: Country Profile, 3rd edn, UNAIDS Cambodia, February 2000, 58 pp. (Also available at http://www.hawaii.edu/hivandaids HIVAIDSSTD_Situation_and_the_National_Response_in_the_Kingdom_of_Cambodia__Country_Profile.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • An ILO Code of Practice on HIV/AIDS and the World of Work, ILO - International Labour Organization, Geneva, 2001, 38 pp. (Also available at http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/trav/aids/code/languages hiv_a4_e.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • HIV Prevention in Drug Users - Principles of Strategy, HIV Prevention in Hong Kong Strategy Series, AIDS Prevention and Care Committee, Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, June 2001, 9 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Care & Welfare of People Living with HIV/AIDS - Strategy Paper, HIV Prevention in Hong Kong Strategy Series, AIDS Prevention and Care Committee, Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, July 2001, 28 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UN System Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS 2001-2005, UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, 2001, 74 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • National Plan for the Prevention and Alleviation of HIV/AIDS in Thailand 2002-2006, AIDS Division, Department of Communicable Disease Control, Ministry of Public Health, November 2001, 43 pp. (Also available at http://www.un.or.th/unaidsth/Documents/National%20AIDS%20Plan.doc) [ Details... ]
  • National Strategic Plan for Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS in Sri Lanka, 2002-2006, Ministry of Health, Government of Sri Lanka, 2002, 47 pp. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org/) [ Details... ]
  • Young People and HIV/AIDS: Opportunity in Crisis, UNICEF - United Nations Children's Fund; UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS; WHO - World Health Organization, July 2002, 52 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Increasing Access to Knowledge of HIV Status: Conclusions of a WHO Consultation, 3-4 December 2001, WHO/HIV/2002.09, WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, 30 June 2002, 6 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • National HIV/AIDS Strategic Plan 2004-2006, Ministry of Health, Government of Fiji, 2003, 123 pp. [ Details... ]
  • Increasing Access to HIV Testing and Counselling: Report of a WHO Consultation, 19-21 November 2002, WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, 2003, 31 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • The HIV/AIDS/STD Situation and the National Response in Nepal, UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS; National Center for AIDS and STD Control, Kathmandu, January 2003, 11 pp. (Also available at http://www.synergyaids.com/documents/NepalHIVResponse03.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Annual Report 2002-2003 - 2003-2004 (up to 31 July 2004), NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, 2004, 95 pp. (Also available at http://www.nacoonline.org/annualreport/annulareport.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Zhonghu Renmin Gongheguo Aizibing Yufang he Kongzhi Zhongqi Guihua 1990-1992 (People's Republic of China: Mid Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control (1990-1992)), n/d. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=661) [ Details... ]
  • A Hard Road: The Experiences of Mobile Populations in Accessing HIV/AIDS Care and Support Services within the Greater Mekong Subregion Countries of Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Thailand, CARE, n/d, 70 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Aahung, Shazia Mohammad Habib Ahmed Afsar, Guidelines for BCC: Enhancing Content and Strategies for Harm Reduction Service Provision, National AIDS Control Programme (Pakistan) & Futures Group, Karachi, September 2004. (Also available at http://www.futuresgroup.com/Documents/GBCCPakistan.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • AFAO - Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations Inc., HIV Antenatal Testing in Australia: AFAO Briefing Paper, February 2001, 6 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Aggleton, Peter, Shalini Bharat, Alex Coutinho, Roger Drew and Steve Wignall, Independent Review Group on HIV/AIDS: Report from an Orientation Visit 31 August - 13 September, 2007, 36 pp. (Also available at http://staging.nacs.org.pg/resources/documents IRG_Report_Aug-Sept_2007_Final.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • AIDS Concern, Guideline for Handling Tested HIV Positive Cases from the Voluntary Counselling Testing Service, AIDS Concern, n/d, 5 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • AIDS Concern, Guidelines for Administering Rapid Test, AIDS Concern, n/d, 5 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • AIDS/STD Section, Disease Control Division, Department of Public Health, Malaysia, National Strategic Plan: Prevention and Control of HIV Infection, Malaysia, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, 30 June 1998, 26 pp. [ Details... ]
  • AIDS/STD Section, Disease Control Division, Department of Public Health, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, Plan of Action for the Prevention and Control of HIV Infection, Ministry of Health, Malaysia, 1998, 137 pp. [ Details... ]
  • AIDSNET - Danish NGO Network on AIDS and Development, Synergising HIV/AIDS and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights - A Manual for NGOs, 2nd edn, AIDSNET, 2006, 122 pp. (Also available at http://www.aidsnet.dk/files/filer/aidsnet/sm/extranet/srhr%20manual aidsnetwhosynergisingmanual_ver2.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • ANCARD - Australian National Council on AIDS & Related Diseases, The National Indigenous Australians' Sexual Health Strategy 1996-97 to 1998-99, A Report of the ANCARD Working Party on Indigenous Australians' Sexual Health, Looking Glass Press for Publications and Design (Public Affairs) Commonwealth Department of Health and Family Services, Canberra, 1997, 122 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Asia-Pacific Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS, APN+ Position Paper 2: GIPA, Asia-Pacific Network of People Living with HIV/AIDS, January 2004, 13 pp. (Also available at http://www.gnpplus.net/regions/files/APN_GIPA_position.doc) [ Details... ]
  • AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Peoples Republic of China: HIV/AIDS Prevention and Care Project, Project Design Document, AusAID, December 2000, 151 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development, HIV/AIDS Treatment and Care: Evaluation of the Thailand-Australia HIV/AIDS Ambulatory Care Project, Quality Assurance Series No.28, AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development, Canberra, December 2001, 132 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development, Meeting the Challenge: Australia's International HIV/AIDS Strategy, Commonwealth of Australia, Canberra, July 2004, 33 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Barter, Sir Peter, How to Lead Your People's Fight Against HIV and AIDS: A Handbook for Elected Leaders in Papua New Guinea, DWU Press, Madang, n/d, 29 pp. [ Details... ]
  • Bazergan, Roxanne, HIV/AIDS: Policies and Programmes for Blue Helmets, Paper 96, Institute for Security Studies, November 2004, 16 pp. (Also available at http://www.iss.org.za/pubs/papers/96/96.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Bhuiya, Ismat & Ubaidur Rob, Strengthening RTI/STD Services in FP-MCH Program: Lessons Learned from a Pilot Project, Population Council, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 1998, 71 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Bith, Pollie, Chan Kanha, Hean Sokhom, Nguon Sokunthea and Judith Zweers, Care and Support for People with HIV/AIDS: Phnom Penh, Battambang and Banteay Meanchey, Center for Advanced Study, Phnom Penh, March 2000. (Also available at http://www.cascambodia.org/jica_aids.htm) [ Details... ]
  • Cabassi, Julia, Renewing Our Voice: Code of Good Practice for NGOs Responding to HIV/AIDS, The NGO HIV/AIDS Code of Practice Project, Geneva, 2004, 110 pp. (Also available at http://www.ifrc.org/cgi/pdf_pubs.pl?health/hivaids/NGOCode.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Castleman, Tony, Megan Deitchler and Alison Tumilowicz, A Guide to Monitoring and Evaluation of Nutrition Assessment, Education and Counseling of People Living with HIV, Food and Nutrition Technical Assistence Project, Academy for Educational Development, USAID - United States Agency for International Development, Washington, DC, June 2008, 55 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Committee on Promoting Acceptance of People Living with HIV/AIDS (CPA) of the Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Recommended Ethical Principles on Partner Counselling and Referral for HIV Infected Individuals in Hong Kong, November 2004, 10 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Community Forum on AIDS and Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Quality Assurance Guidelines on HIV Voluntary Counselling and Testing Services in Community Settings, July 2009, 29 pp. (Also available at http://www.info.gov.hk/aids/pdf/g211.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Csete, Joanne, the Open Society Institute’s Public Health Program, the UNAIDS Secretariat and WHO- World Health Organization, The Role of Human Rights in Ensuring Universal Access to HIV Testing and Counselling, Open Society Institute, UNAIDS - Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, WHO- World Health Organization, Geneva, November 2010, 40 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Daileader Ruland, Claudia; William Finger, Nancy Williamson, Sharifah Tahir, Stephanie Savariaud, Ana-Maria Schweitzer, and Kathleen Henry Shears, Adolescents: Orphaned and Vulnerable in the Time of HIV/AIDS, Youth Issues Paper 6, Family Health International, YouthNet Program, Arlington, 2005, 30 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Department of Health, National Strategic Plan for Expansion and Upgrading of HIV/AIDS Activities in Myanmar (2001-2005), Department of Health, Ministry of Health, Union of Myanmar, n/d, 12 pp. (Also available at http://www.youandaids.org/unfiles/napstrategymyanmar.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Department of Health and Aged Care; ANCARD - Australian National Council on AIDS Related Diseases; IGCARD - Intergovernmental Committee on AIDS and Related Diseases, HIV Testing Policy, Publications Production Unit (Public Affairs, Parliamentary and Access Branch) Commonwealth Department of Health and Aged Care, Canberra, September 1998, 82 pp. (Also available at http://www.ancahrd.org/pubs/pdfs/hivtest.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Department of HIV/AIDS, Family and Community Health, World Health Organization, Global Health-Sector Strategy for HIV/AIDS 2003-2007: Providing a Framework for Partnership and Action, WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, 1 May 2003, 33 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Dhaliwal, Mandeep & Tom Ellman, Improving Access to Anti-Retroviral Treatment in Cambodia, KHANA - Khmer HIV/AIDS NGO Alliance, September 2003, 47 pp. (Also available at http://synkronweb.aidsalliance.org/graphics/secretariat/publications kh0903_Cambodia_access_to_treatment.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • FHI - Family Health International, Voluntary Counseling and Testing for HIV: A Strategic Framework, VCT Toolkit, FHI, Arlington, VA, September 2003, 21 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • FHI - Family Health International, Preventing Mother-To-Child Transmission of HIV: A Strategic Framework, FHI, Arlington, VA, June 2004, 35 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Fletcher, Gillian, Voluntary Confidential Counseling and Testing in Cambodia: An Overview, POLICY Project, CARE Cambodia, POLICY Project, CARE Cambodia, September 2003, 54 pp. (Also available at http://www.youandaids.org/unfiles/pnacu843.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Government of Nepal, Nepal's National HIV/AIDS Strategy 2002-2006, Government of Nepal, 2002. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org/html/pub/topics/nsp-library/nsp-asia nsp_nepal_2002-2006_en_doc.htm) [ Details... ]
  • Government of Nepal, Nepal's National HIV/AIDS Strategy 2002-2006, Government of Nepal, 2002. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org/html/pub/topics/nsp-library/nsp-asia nsp_nepal_2002-2006_en_doc.htm) [ Details... ]
  • Hawkes, Sarah and K.G. Santhya, Diverse Realities: Understanding Sexually Transmitted Infections and HIV in India, South and East Asia Regional Working Paper Series, The Population Council, New Delhi, 2001, 77 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hennessey, Chris, Research on Available and Potential Support Systems for Children Infected/Affected by HIV/AIDS in Thailand, Save the Children UK, 2001, 13 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • HIV/AIDS & STI Section, PHP, Secretariat of the Pacific Community, The Pacific Regional Strategy on HIV/AIDS 2004-2008 (Final Working Draft), (Final Working Draft), SPC - Secretariat of the Pacific Community, 5th July 2004, 32 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • HIV/AIDS Department, Family and Community Health Cluster, WHO, Leading the Health Sector Response to HIV/AIDS, WHO/HIV/2002.16, WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, May 2003, 8 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Annual Report of Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS (August 2001-July 2002), Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Hong Kong, July 2002, 66 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Annual Report of Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS (August 2002-July 2003), Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Hong Kong, May 2004, 39 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, Annual Report of Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS (August 2003-July 2004), Hong Kong Advisory Council on AIDS, 2005, 46 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Hong Kong Department of Health, Guidelines on Consent for HIV Testing, Department of Health, January 1993, 1 pp. (Also available at http://www.info.gov.hk/aids/pdf/g12.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Human Rights Watch, The Philippines Unprotected: Sex, Condoms and the Human Right to Health, Vol. 16, No. 6 (C) edn, Human Rights Watch, © May 2004, 70 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • India HIV/AIDS Alliance and the Resource Center for Sexual Health and HIV/AIDS, Supporting Safe ARV Treatment in India: Building Treatment Friendly Communities, Rapid Assessment Study: Manipur and Andhra Pradesh, India HIV/AIDS Alliance, 2006, 32 pp. (Also available at http://synkronweb.aidsalliance.org/graphics/secretariat/publications Supporting_safe_ARV_treatment.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • International HIV/AIDS Alliance, Voluntary Counselling and Testing: Emerging Approaches from Asia and Eastern Europe, International HIV/AIDS Alliance, April 2004, 31 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • International HIV/AIDS Alliance, A Parrot on Your Shoulder: A guide for people starting to work with orphans and vulnerable children, International HIV/AIDS Alliance, 2004, 71 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • International HIV/AIDS Alliance, Building Blocks: Asia (Care and Psychosocial Support), Briefing notes for communities working with orphans and vulnerable children, International HIV/AIDS Alliance, Brighton, 2006, 26 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • International HIV/AIDS Alliance, Positive Prevention: HIV Prevention with People Living with HIV - A Guide for NGOs and Service Providers, International HIV/AIDS Alliance, Brighton, September 2007, 36 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • International Organization for Migration, IOM Guide for HIV Counsellors: IOM HIV Counselling in the Context of Migration Health Assessment, IOM - International Organization for Migration, Geneva, May 2006, 54 pp. (Also available at http://www.iom.int/jahia/Jahia/cache/bypass/pid/8?entryId=9054) [ Details... ]
  • Ivom, Damian O., Preventing HIV/AIDS Among Persons with Disabilities: A Hand Book for Policy Makers, Healthcare Providers and Care Givers of Persons with Disabilities, n/d, 66 pp. (Also available at http://www.asksource.info/pdf 37510_preventingHIVamongpersonswithdisabilities_2009.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Jacka, David, Guidance on Testing and Counselling for HIV in Settings Attended by People Who Inject Drugs: Improving Access to Treatment, Care and Prevention, World Health Organization, 2009, 91 pp. (Also available at http://www.wpro.who.int/NR/rdonlyres/D243AA59-5C7A-4C0D-AF55-4276E8DB62C7/0 GuidanceonTCinIDUsettings.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Jürgens, Ralf, Effectiveness of Interventions to Address HIV in Prisons, Evidence for Action Technical Papers, (NLM classification: WC 503.6), WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, 2007, 164 pp. (Also available at http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2007/9789241596190_eng.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • McIntyre, Peter, Protecting Young People from HIV and AIDS: the Role of Health Services, NLM classification: WC 503.73, World Health Organization, Geneva, December 2004, 44 pp. (Also available at http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2004/9241592478.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Guojia Youguan Buweiju (Tuanti) Yufang Kongzhi Aizibing Xingbing Gongzuo Zhize ( HIV Related Responsibilities of Government Department/Agencies), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2000. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=76) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, HIV/AIDS Action Plan: Sexual and Reproductive Health Strategy, Ministry of Health, Government of New Zealand, Wellington, 2003, 54 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, National Strategy on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in Vietnam Till 2010 with a vision to 2020 (incomplete), Promulgated together with the Prime Minister's Decision No. 36/2004/QD-TTg of March 17, 2004, The Government, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi, 2004, 39 pp. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org.vn/local/gov/36-2004-qd-ttg.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government, Guanyu Jiaqiang Yufang he Kongzhi Aizibing Gongzuo de Yijian (Recommendations on Reinforcement of HIV Prevention and Control), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 1995. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=663) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Guanyu dui Aizibing Bingdu Ganranzhe he Aizhibing Bingren de Guanli Yijian (Recommendations on the Administration of People with HIV and AIDS patients), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 1999. [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Yufang Kongzhi Aizibing Xuanchuan Jiaoyu Zhishi Yaodian (Main points for Education and Media Communication in order to prevent and control HIV/AIDS), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2004. (Also available at http://www.moh.gov.cn/news more_index.aspx?tp_class=A102&ifShowSubClass=0&CurrectPage=1&keywords=) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Guanyu zai Quanguo Aizibing Zonghe Fangzhi Shifanqu Kaizhan Yufang Aizibing Muying Chuanbo de Tongzhi (Circular on Launching Prevention Work of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV in Experiment Regions of HIV Prevetion and Treatment), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2004. (Also available at http://www.moh.gov.cn/public/open.aspx?n_id=8798&seq=0) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, Government of China, Yufang Aizhibing Muying Chuanbo Gongzuo Shishi Fangan (Shixing) (Implementation Plan of Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV (Pilot)), Ministry of Health, Government of China, 2004. (Also available at http://www.moh.gov.cn/public/open.aspx?n_id=8798&seq=0) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Health, National Planning Commission, Ministry of Education, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Public Security, Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Finance, State Administration of Radio, Film and Television, Zhongguo Yufang yu Kongzhi Aizibing Zhongchangqi Guihua Shishi Zhidao Yijian (Implementation Guidelines of the Mid-Long Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in China ), Department of Disease Control, Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China, 2001. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=71) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Public Health, National Planning Commission, Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Finance, The Mid-Long Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in China (1998-2010), The State Council Issue No: [1998] 38, (English translation), Issued and distributed by the State Council of the People's Republic of China, 1998. (Also available at http://www.unchina.org/unaids/ekey15.html) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Public Health, National Planning Commission, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Finance, Zhongguo Kongzhi Aizhibing Zhongchangqi Guihua (The Mid-Long Term Plan of HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in China (1998-2010)), Issued and distributed by the State Council of the People's Republic of China, 1998. (Also available at http://www.chinaids.org.cn/zhq/ShowContent.asp?lm=031&sn=359#) [ Details... ]
  • Ministry of Public Health, Thailand and the World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia, External Review of the Health Sector Response to HIV/AIDS in Thailand, World Health Organization Regional Office for South-East Asia & Ministry of Public Health, Government of Thailand, New Delhi, 7-19 August, 2005, 68 pp. (Also available at http://searo.who.int/LinkFiles/News_and_Events_ThailandProgrammeReviewNEW.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Myaya, Mary, Integrating HIV Voluntary Counselling and Testing Services into Reproductive Health Settings: Stepwise Guidelines for Programme Planners, Managers and Service Providers, Joint publication of IPPF South Asia Regional Office and UNFPA, 2004, 87 pp. (Also available at http://www.unfpa.org/upload/lib_pub_file/245_filename_hiv_publication.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, Voluntary Counseling and Testing Operational Guidelines, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, 2004, 84 pp. (Also available at http://www.nacoonline.org/guidelines/vct_guidelines.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • NACO - National AIDS Control Organisation, National AIDS Prevention and Control Policy, Government of India, n/d, 23 pp. (Also available at http://www.youandaids.org/Asia%20Pacific%20at%20a%20Glance/India National%20HIV%20Policy%20India.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Authority, National Strategic Plan for a Comprehensive and Multisectoral Response to HIV/AIDS 2001-2005, Kingdom of Cambodia, National AIDS Authority, n/d. (Also available at http://www.youandaids.org/unfiles/nationalpolicycambodia.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Committee of Vietnam, Medium Term Plan for Prevention and Control of HIV/AIDS in Viet Nam, 1994-1995 and 1996-2000, Approved by Minister of Health, Chairman of the National AIDS Committee of Vietnam, Prof. Nguyen Trong Nhan, Ministry of Health, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi, March 1994, 21 pp. [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Control Programme, The National HIV/AIDS Strategic Framework, 2001-2006, Ministry of Health, Government of Pakistan; UNAIDS - The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, 2001. (Also available at http://www.nacp.com.pk/pdf THE%20NATIONAL%20HIV_AIDS%20STRATEGIC%20FRAMEWORK.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Council Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea National Strategic Plan on HIV/AIDS 2006-2010, National AIDS Council Papua New Guinea, January 2006, 105 pp. [ Details... ]
  • National AIDS Council Papua New Guinea, Review of Coverage and Quality of VCT Services in PNG, 11 August - 7 September 2006, 54 pp. (Also available at http://www.baha.com.pg/downloads review_of_coverage_and_quality_of_vct_services_in_png.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National Center For AIDS and STD Control, Nepal's National HIV/AIDS Strategy, Final Draft, Ministry of Health, Government of the Kingdom of Nepal, July 19 2002, 48 pp. (Also available at http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/pdf/countries/nepal2.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National Center for AIDS and STD Control, National Guidelines for Voluntary HIV/AIDS Counseling and Testing, National Centre for AIDS and STI Control, Kathmandu, July 2003, 95 pp. (Also available at http://www.ncasc.gov.np/reports/report/national/VCT-Guidelines.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • National Centre for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology and STI Control, Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS and STI Prevention and Care in Cambodia 2001-2005, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Cambodia, October 2000. (Also available at http://www.bigpond.com.kh/users/nchadsadb/CambodiaProgram.htm) [ Details... ]
  • National Centre for HIV/AIDS, Dermatology and STI Control, National Strategic Plan STD/HIV/AIDS: Prevention and Care in Cambodia 1998-2000, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Cambodia, n/d, 22 pp. [ Details... ]
  • National HIV/AIDS Support Project (NHASP), Assessment of the Counselling and Care Training Program, National AIDS Council PNG, April 2006, 51 pp. (Also available at http://staging.nacs.org.pg/resources/documents Assessment_of_Counselling_and_Care_Training_Oct061.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Pathanapornpandh, Nopporn, Papua New Guinea: Establishment of Pilot HIV/AIDS Care Centers, ADB Technical Assistance Consultant's Report, Project Number: 37216, ADB - Asian Development Bank, February 2005, 138 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Phan Van Khai (Prime Minister of Vietnam), Decision No. 36/2004/QD-TTg of March 17, 2004 approving the National Strategy on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in Vietnam Till 2010 with a vision to 2020, Includes the National Strategy on HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control in Vietnam Till 2010 with a vision to 2020, The Government, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Hanoi, March 17, 2004. (Also available at http://www.unaids.org.vn/local/gov/36-2004-qd-ttg.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • POLICY Project, HIV/AIDS in the Mekong Region: Cambodia, Lao PDR, Thailand, & Viet Nam, Current Situation, Future Projections, Socioeconomic Impacts, and Recommendations, POLICY Project, June 2003, 64 pp. (Also available at http://www.policyproject.com/pubs/generalreport/ACF1B3.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • Policy Project, Prevention of HIV/AIDS in Uttar Pradesh: Workshop Proceedings, POLICY Project, January 2004, 304 pp. (Also available at http://www.policyproject.com/pubs/countryreports/IND_PrevHIV_UP.ps.pdf) [ Details... ]
  • San, Pham Bich, Pham Huy Dung, Khuat Thu Hong, Khuat Thi Hai Oanh and Tran Tuan, Report Evaluation of the National AIDS Program January 1996 - June 2001 in Vietnam, conducted by Market and Development Research Center for VIE/98/006 Project - HIV/AIDS Capacity Development, UNDP - United Nations Development Programme; National AIDS Standing Bureau, Ministry of Health; AusAID - Australian Agency for International Development, Hanoi, May 2002, 132 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Secretariat of the Pacific Community, Who's Where? A Directory of Pacific HIV and STI Organisations, Secretariat of the Pacific Community, 2009, 60 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Stop TB Department and Department of HIV/AIDS, World Health Organization, Interim Policy on Collaborative TB/HIV Activities, WHO - World Health Organization, Geneva, 2004, 20 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • Tripathy, Prof Sriram Prasad, Dr Ying Ru J. Lo, and Dr. Jai. P. Narain, Regional Strategic Plan on HIV/TB, WHO Project: ICP HIV 001, ICP TUB 001, World Health Organization Regional Office for South-East Asia, New Delhi, October 2003, 69 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
  • UNAIDS - Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, HIV/AIDS Counselling - Just A Phone Call Away: Four Case Studies of Telephone Hotline/Helpline Projects, UNAIDS Best Practice Collection Case Study, UNAIDS/02.41E, Parker, Warren; Helena Joseph; Jose Narciso Melchor C. Sescon; Radhika Chandiramani, UNAIDS - Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, Geneva, October 2002, 81 pp. [ PDF File | Details... ]
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