Agenda

9.00Welcome coffee
9.30Helena Zweifel, Coordinator aidsfocus.ch, Medicus Mundi Switzerland, Basel: Welcome
9.40Dr. Claudia Kessler, Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel: Access to treatment and care: An introduction
10.00Dr. Alexandra Calmy, Médecins Sans Frontières, Geneva: Antiretroviral treatment in resource-poor settings - Fea-sibility and challenges
10.20Dr. Paulo Teixeira, Director of the HIV/AIDS department, World Health Organisation, Geneva: The 3 by 5 initiative
Discussion
11.10Jeanne Gapiya Niyonzima, Fondatrice de ANSS, Burundi : De la prévention au traitement. Expérience d’une association burundaise
11.40Beata Umubyeyi, Médecins Sans Frontières, Cameroon: Providing antiretroviral treatment in a continuum of care - The Cameroon experience
12.10Dr. Jamiu Peleowo, Medical Doctor, Swiss Red Cross, Swaziland: Implementation of ARV-Therapies in rural areas of Swaziland - Problems, constraints and strategies
Discussion
13.00 - 14.00Lunch
14.00Working groups with resource persons: Challenges for Swiss NGOs and institutions and steps to take
16.00Conclusions and Commitments by participants
16.30Closing