Joint Youth Statement on the 2021 Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS

The 2021 Youth Working Group for the High-Level Meeting welcomes the adoption s of a new Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS. We appreciate and commend the leadership of the Co-Facilitators, Australia and Namibia, in this process. We are disappointed by the efforts of a small number of member states to derail the process and […]

Globally, HIV continues to disproportionately impact young people in all our diversity, yet we remain marginalised and relegated to the role of dependents in receipt of services rather than as autonomous actors. Time and time again, we have shown that we can innovate and lead HIV responses in our communities. The interventions we lead, and […]

The HLM Guide

The HLM Youth Guide has been developed by The PACT and UNAIDS to provide young people with information and guidance on what is and how to engage in the High-Level Meeting on HIV & AIDS that will take place from 8-10 June at the United Nations General Assembly. The intended audience of this Guide are […]

Priorities of Young People for the HLM on HIV & AIDS Survey

The United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting (HLM) on HIV and AIDS will take place between 8 and 10 June 2021. The HLM is a crucial moment for the HIV response as governments from around the world will review the progress made in reducing the impact of HIV since the last HLM in 2016 and […]

The PACT as a Summit Partner at the Intergenerational Summit 2020

From the 19th of October to the 6th of November 2020, the Adolescent Treatment Coalition and the Global Network of Young People Living with HIV present the yearly Intergenerational Summit. Being hosted virtually for the first time, the event will be presented in a different format, spread over 9 days, for 1 to 2 hours […]

MTAG stands for Monitoring Technical Advisory Group, an expert body managed by the Strategic Information and Evaluation (SIE) Department on behalf of UNAIDS. The group has core membership of up to 20 members. The membership is upon invitation by UNAIDS, which considers in the selection the representation of key constituencies in AIDS response monitoring, including […]

In conversation with Kaushal Rasinghe

Good to have you talk to us, and welcome to The PACT interview series: can you tell us about yourself, maybe the ones we do not know yet.Hey, its wonderful to talk with the PACT team! I like to introduce myself as an upcoming YKP leader and human rights activist in Sri Lanka and I […]

Launching The PACT PODCAST

To ensure young people are better organized, engaged and equipped to effectively and efficiently engage in the AIDS response, The PACT the global coalition of youth-led and youth-serving organizations and networking in the AIDS response- is launching podcast to help document the experiences of youth leaders, generate new knowledge and share the experiences of […]