Virologica Sinica

, Volume 22, Issue 6, pp 493–500 | Cite as

Challenges and opportunities: the expanded government-led HIV/AIDS programs in China

  • Wen-yuan Yin
  • Zun-you WuEmail author


HIV/AIDS has posed an increasingly serious issue in China. In recent years, Chinese government has taken further intensified efforts to combat HIV/AIDS with high-level political commitment, supportive policy development, increased financial allocation, large-scale of government-led initiatives, expanded international cooperation and great involvement of non-governmental organizations. Meanwhile gaps and challenges coexist impacting the implementation and the results of national HIV/AIDS programs. Thus, further government efforts are needed to improve and tailor the actions to meet the requirement of HIV/AIDS control in China.

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HIV/AIDS Chinese government Political commitment Government-led initiatives 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.National Center for AIDS/STD Control and PreventionChinese Center for Disease Control and PreventionBeijingChina

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