“We are happy that the government is able to provide ART for my husband. The Health facility provides counselling every time I collect medication for him. I am happy that I’m undetectable, we are attended to very quickly and we don’t know and haven’t experienced anything negative that other people face at the health facility. In the community, stigma is not completely gone, as such only our parents and very close relatives know about my status.”
"We have come a long way in fast-tracking the HIV/AIDS response in the city and we have recorded significant success. However, we will not be complacent. We will press forward to sustain the gains and further minimise the impact of the HIV pandemic on social economic lives of the citizens of the greater city of Lusaka through a comprehensive and multi-sectoral approach without leaving anyone behind."