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CDC supports the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, recently updated to 2020, with a high-impact prevention approach to reducing new HIV infections. In this section, you can learn about CDC’s prevention approach, progress toward meeting the goals of the national strategy, and the many laws and policies that affect HIV prevention and care activities.

CDC Strategic Planning and Progress Reports

DHAP annual report 2014 coverDHAP Annual Report 2014
This annual report discusses CDC’s progress in HIV prevention nationally, supporting the National HIV/AIDS Strategy, focusing on high-impact prevention.


Image of the cover of the 2011 DHAP strategic plan DHAP Strategic Plan
DHAP's Strategic Plan 2011-2015 is CDC's blueprint for achieving its vision of a future free of HIV and reflects the Division's response to new opportunities and imperatives for HIV prevention.


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This new report describes progress toward achieving CDC’s key HIV prevention goals and identifies some of the challenges that continue to threaten our success.


$alt_escState Progress Report
This is the first annual report highlighting state-level baseline information on six HIV prevention and care indicators, the national estimates, and the 2015 national goals.


Image of the cover of the High Impact HIV prevention booklet High-Impact Prevention
To advance the prevention of goals of NHAS and maximize the effectiveness of current HIV prevention methods, CDC pursues a High-Impact Prevention approach.


DDHAP continuumUnderstanding the HIV Care Continuum
This fact sheet explains the development of the HIV care continuum, its use in improving outcomes for people living with HIV in the U.S., and how it guides the response to HIV.