TASK FORCE MEMBERS
- Regional representatives of the Inter-Agency Task Team (IATT), including four UN agencies (UNICEF, WHO, UNFPA, UNAIDS), US CDC, other International Organizations and Foundations, such as National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan/NCGM, Family Health International (FHI), International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) and bilateral organizations;
- Policymakers and programme managers of national governments, including HIV and MCH, Sexual Reproductive Health and nutrition programmes;
- Technical experts/partner organizations in the field of PPTCT and treatment, care, and support for paediatric HIV;
- Regional networks and organizations such as the Asia-Pacific Positive Network (APN+), the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) and the Secretariat of the Pacific Community (SPC).
CORE GROUP MEMBERS
The Core Group members comprise of both MCH and HIV/STI sectors of the four UN agencies (UNICEF, WHO, UNAIDS and UNFPA), and international partners (IPPF, NCGM, FHI) and meet at least annually to monitor and review progress.
UNICEF and WHO jointly serve as Secretariat of the Task Force. The secretariat organizes Asia-Pacific regional meetings twice in three years, on a geographic, rotational basis, with the support of task force members, and in particular, the Core Group of regional members.