5TH NATIONAL COUNCIL ON AIDS MEETING
The council is a platform established under the NACA act. The NCA holds once in a year and serves as a platform where all the relevant stakeholders meet to provide technical and policy direction to the national response.
At the 4th national council on AIDS in March, 2018, council approved a resolution that council meeting henceforth be rotated amongst the six (6) geo-political zones in the country. In the light of this, the Oyo state government accepted to host the 5th NCA scheduled for April, 2019.
The Director General of the National Agency for the Control of HIV/AIDS serves as the Chairman of the Council. The National Council on AIDS comprise of NACA Board members, delegates from all States, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and representatives of other stakeholders on HIV/AIDS response
In this regard, the 5th meeting of the National Council on AIDS is scheduled to hold as follows:
- Date: 1st to 3rd April, 2019.
- State: Ibadan, Oyo state.
- The theme for this year’s meeting is “Beyond NAIIS: Planning, Resourcing, and Taking Action to Achieve the 95:95:95 Targets”.
In this regard, staff is requested to send in memoranda relevant to the theme for the year 2019 through their department. The memoranda should be concise and not more than 600 words. All memoranda should be submitted in electronic copies not later than the 28th of February 2019, to the Council Secretariat Department of Policy Planning and Coordination (DPP&C).
You may direct any further enquires to the Council Secretariat:
1- Mr Raheem Mohammed 08034331548 – [email protected]gmail.com
2- Mr Tobias John 08032168884 – [email protected]
- Seun Sodipe 08033886655 – [email protected]
Dr. Kayode Ogungbemi
Director, Policy, Planning and Coordination