Increasing civil society participation in the national HIV response: the role of UNGASS reporting.

  title={Increasing civil society participation in the national HIV response: the role of UNGASS reporting.},
  author={Greet Peersman and Laura Ferguson and Mary Ann Torres and Sally Smith and Sofia Gruskin},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes},
  volume={52 Suppl 2},
BACKGROUND The 2001 Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS provided impetus for strengthening collaboration between government and civil society partners in the HIV response. The biennial UNGASS reporting process is an opportunity for civil society to engage in a review of the implementation of commitments. METHODS Descriptive analyses of the National Composite Policy Index from 135 countries; a debriefing on UNGASS reporting with civil society in 40 countries; and 3 country case studies on… CONTINUE READING

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