India HIV/AIDS Resource Centre
National AIDS Control Organisation
Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India

Each succeeding National AIDS Control Programme (NACP) has been based on experiences and lessons drawn from previous NACPs. Planning and strategizing processes for NACPs are structured so as to derive maximum inputs and to address identified gaps, emerging priorities, potential strategic options and national, state and district level operational aspects. The desired goals are attained through a process of strategic planning, identification and focus on key intervention areas, continuous stakeholder participation, capacity building and regular monitoring and evaluation.  The Thematic Areas upon which NACO's globally acclaimed and successful planning efforts are based, include:

  Targeted Interventions
  Condom Promotions
  Link Worker Schemes
  STI and RTI
  Blood  Transfusion Services 
  Basic Services
  Care, Support and Treatment
  Laboratory Services
  Information, Education & Communication 

  Mainstreaming  

  District AIDS Prevention & Control Unit  

  Procurement
 Strategic Information