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During the induction training at UNAIDS Office

By Francisco Zita

Induction training for PEP starter kit custodians was organized by UN Cares in coordination and collaboration with WHO on 8 August with the aim to familiarize the custodians with the PEP starter kits, their role and UN Cares.

The course was opened by the UN Resident Coordinator, Ms. Jennifer Topping, who stressed the importance of PEP starter kit custodians for the UN Cares Minimum Standards as a benefit to staff and their dependents. In her remarks, Ms. Topping mentioned that PEP in Mozambique is a service integrated in the Delivering as One reform, and therefore the Custodians do not only serve their individual agencies, but the entire UN family.

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