National Advisory Committee


National Advisory Committee for the Canada Pavilion at AIDS 2020: Virtual

AIDS 2020: Virtual is an opportunity for Canada to reaffirm its commitment to the global response to HIV, hepatitis C, and related blood-borne infections; the Canada Pavilion will showcase challenges met and overcome, and best practices related to prevention, treatment, and care. The Canada Pavilion has historically been led by civil society with support from the Government of Canada.

A National Advisory Committee was formed to support the planning and preparation of the Pavilion and related events post-AIDS 2020, and provide feedback on theme, messaging, and activities. Members are engaged in Canada’s HIV response at home and abroad. Committee members represent the diversity of actors in Canadian HIV/AIDS response, and include representation from: people living with HIV/AIDS, governmental and non-governmental organizations, service providers, researchers, health care professionals, and community-based organizations.


Alberta Community Council on HIV (ACCH)

Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (CAAN) | Réseau canadien autochtone du sida (RCAS)

Canadian Association for HIV Research (CAHR) | Association canadienne pour la recherche sur le VIH (ACRS)

Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research (CANFAR) | Fondation canadienne de recherche sur le sida (CANFAR)

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) | Instituts de recherche en santé du Canada (IRSC)

Canadian Positive People Network (CPPN) | Réseau canadien des personnes séropositives (RCPS)



CIHR Canadian HIV Trials Network | Réseau canadien pour les essais VIH des IRSC



Congress of Aboriginal Peoples | Congrès des peuples autochtones

Indigenous Services Canada | Services aux Autochtones Canada

Interagency Coalition on AIDS and Development (ICAD) | Coalition interagence sida et développement (CISD)

MAP Centre for Urban Health Solutions, St. Michael’s Hospital

Métis National Council | Ralliement national des Métis

National Collaborating Centre for Infectious Disease | Centre de collaboration nationale des maladies infectieuses

Native Women’s Association of Canada (NWAC) | Association des femmes autochtones du Canada (AFAC)

Ontario HIV Treatment Network (OHTN) | Réseau ontarien de traitement du VIH (OHTN)

Pauktuutit Inuit Women of Canada

Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) | Agence de la santé publique du Canada (ASPC)

Realize | Réalise

Women’s Health in Women’s Hands CHC