On 28th June 2013 a Consultative Meeting was held at the Lira Hotel as a pre-cursor to the Launch of the EMTCT Response in the Northern Region, by the EMTCT Champion and First Lady of Uganda Hon. Janet Kataha Museveni.   The Launch was run under the theme “Stand Out Participate and Protect, Have an HIV Free Baby”.

The Consultative Meeting was attended by key stakeholders from the 15 Districts of Northern Uganda including political leaders, officials from the Ministry of Health (MOH), key actors in the health sector from the national, regional and district levels, members of Civil Society Organisations, cultural and religious leaders as well as development partners.