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  • HIV ALERT HIV ALERT was created to use social networking in the HIV/AIDS response in Eastern Africa.It is a collaborative initiative of local and international partners working on HIV and AIDS in Eastern Africa. It provides an open space for sharing ideas, best practice, knowledge and experiences regionally about HIV and TB. International HIV/AIDS Alliance. 2011.
  • HIV InSite's Database of Country and Regional Indicators This database contains up-to-date information on 73 key HIV/AIDS, health, and socioeconomic indicators for 195 countries and 10 regions. Users may generate customized tables sorted by selected countries/regions or indicators. n.d.
  • HIV Survey Indicators Database This database archives HIV/AIDS indicators derived from sample surveys. The indicators included are primarily from the UNAIDS National AIDS Programmes: Guide to Monitoring and Evaluation, which highlights standardized indicators for measuring the success of HIV/AIDS programs. Included are a number of indicators identified to monitor the goals set at the UN General Assembly Special Session on HIV/AIDS, the Millennium Development Goals, and strategic goals of the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief. Currently, the main sources of HIV/AIDS indicators in the database are the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS), the Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS), the Reproductive Health Surveys (RHS), the Sexual Behavior Surveys (SBS), and Behavioral Surveillance Surveys (BSS). The database is designed to be global in scope, eventually covering all countries for which indicators are available. 2007.
  • MAQ Global Health Technical Briefs The Maximizing Access and Quality (MAQ) Initiative is a USAID-funded project created to make evidence-based reproductive health and family planning interventions readily available to clients worldwide. They publish a series of global health technical briefs on a range of issues related to reproductive health and international program management, with some addressing HIV/AIDS. U.S. Agency for International Development. n.d..
  • PEPFAR The official Web site of the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (Emergency Plan/PEPFAR). The site contains information on participating countries and agencies, official reports and program guidelines, and links to related organizations and materials. U.S. Department of State. n.d.
  • Prevention Resources for People Living with AIDS A website which provides information to help program and policy planners design, develop, and deliver effective clinic or community-based HIV prevention programs to ensure that all HIV-positive persons have access to evidence-based, comprehensive HIV prevention services in order to protect their own health and the health of their partner(s) and families. ICF International. 2011.