National Aids Control Program

A branch of Liberia’s Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, the National AIDS Control Program was established in 1987, a year after the first case of HIV was diagnosed in Lofa County, at Curan Lutheran Hospital.

Our Vision:

An AIDS-free Liberia, with zero new infection, zero AIDS-related death and zero AIDS-related stigma and discrimination.

Our Mission:

To attain public health control of the AIDS epidemic by 2030

Our Principles:

• Evidence based interventions
• Human rights-based community centered approach, leaving no one behind
• Mutual accountability between the duty bearers and the rights holders
• Multisectoral engagement of key stakeholders
• Efficiency and innovation

Our Goals:

Goal 1. Reduce new HIV infection to less than 190 per year

• Target 1. Scale up integrated HIV and TB treatment to reach 95% triple targets for persons living with HIV
• Target 2. Eliminate mother to child transmission of HIV to less than 2%
• Target 3. Scale up HIV combination prevention to reach 90% of the general population
• Target 4. Scale up HIV interventions to reach 90% of estimated key populations