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Sharing ICW West Africa Communique developed during ICASA 2017

ICW West Africa representatives at ICASA 2017

We are pleased to share with you all thecommunique issued at the end of the International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA 2017) by International Community of Women living with HIV (ICW West Africa).

With support from UN Women, ICW West Africa in collaboration with Pan African Positive Women’s Coalition (PAPWC), SISTER LOVE, COFCI and ICW local Network in Cote’Dioire successfully hosted and organized the Women Networking Zone at the ICASA 2017 which took place in Abidjan, Cote’Idoire from in December 2017.

At the end of a productive women’s engagement at the Women’s networking zone a communique highlighting recommendations for country and regional action to ensure women’s participation in the HIV and health response was developed to be shared with stakeholders in health.

Please read the full communique on the link here and share with members or partners. We encourage you to use this document in your advocacy efforts.