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India’s HIV prevention model can be adopted in many countries

 

  • Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on 19 Nov addressed the Ministerial meeting of the Global Prevention Coalition for HIV Prevention through video conference. 
  • Speaking on India’s unique HIV prevention model, Dr Vardhan said the programme is aimed at providing outreach, service delivery, counselling and testing and ensuring linkages to HIV care.
  • Indian model is centered around the concept of ‘Social Contracting’ through which the Targeted Interventions (TI) programme is implemented.