About the Conference


The biennial Maisha HIV and AIDS Conference has been held over the last decade and provides a platform that brings together key stakeholders locally, regionally and internationally ranging from policymakers, researchers, programmers, implementing partners and communities from all levels to share emerging evidence and lessons learnt for the HIV response.

The Maisha HIV and AIDS Conference 2019 will be held from May 9-10, 2019 at the Kenya School of Monetary Studies in Nairobi, Kenya. The primary purpose of the Conference is to explore opportunities and key lessons learnt within the HIV response that can be leveraged on for accelerated impact for UHC.
The theme of the Conference is “Leveraging the HIV Response to Accelerate Impact for UHC”.

Conference Objectives


To review progress and identify next steps for accelerating HIV prevention and treatment target attainment


To identify lessons, opportunities and critical drivers for the HIV response that can be used to accelerate UHC targets


To identify specific actions by different constituencies in the HIV response that can be leveraged to accelerate UHC


To identify potential challenges for HIV programming in the scale-up of UHC and propose mitigation measures for achievement of UHC in Kenya

Pre-Conference Meetings


The Maisha HIV and AIDS Conference 2019 will be preceded by a total of six (6) Pre-conference Meetings, technical and constituency-driven, that will be held on various dates and organized by different stakeholders and constituencies as follows:

Technical Meetings

  • Joint AIDS End Term Review Meeting (JAETR)
  • A follow-up meeting of all County CEC members
  • Strengthening PPP for Enhanced Private Sector Service Delivery Within the UHC Agenda
  • Meeting of Directors of National AIDS Commissions of the Global HIV Prevention Coalition Member States

Constituency Meetings

  • Adolescents and Young People (AYP) Advocacy Forum
  • Women Opinion Leaders Forum
  • National MIPA Forum
  • Top Religious Leaders Meeting, preceded by a County Inter-Faith Chairs Meeting

Participate in the Conference


Partner Exhibitions

The Maisha HIV & AIDS Conference 2019 will feature exhibition spaces in 2 size variants. Partners are invited to exhibit their work by booking a slot. Submission of requests to exhibit is now open. Download the form and follow the procedure to reserve your space.

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Register for the Conference

The Maisha HIV & AIDS Conference 2019 has been structured into Plenary and Panel Sessions on various thematic areas, with several Pre-conference Meetings scheduled before the main Conference. Registration for the Main Conference is now open. Get on board!

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Conference Registration Fees

Registration Fees

East African Region

Ksh. 7,000
  • Non-Student
  • *Accommodation Excluded
  • Must be from East Africa

East African Region Students

Ksh. 2,500
  • Must be a Student
  • *Accommodation Excluded
  • Must be from East Africa

Other Regions

USD. 150
  • From other regions of the world
  • *Accommodation Excluded

How to Register

How to

To create your conference profile and register for the conference follow the following steps

Create Conference Profile

Register self / Group for the conference

Confirm invoice and Payment

Recieve Ticket and Show up

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