Advocacy and Political Commitment
- Maintain and strengthen political commitment, transparency,accountability and popular support for HIV interventions using a human rights and gender responsive approach.
- Increase public awareness, acceptance and understanding of the needs and concerns of PLHIV and other vulnerable and marginalized groups through sustained advocacy at all levels.
- Recognize the special needs of specific groups such as women, youth, people with disability and those living in rural areas.
- Conduct a situation analysis of HIV and AIDS advocacy to identify achievements to date and outstanding challenges and gaps with a view to implementing effective and sustainable advocacy mechanisms and strategies that will counter stigma, discrimination and denial