According to a media release from the Department of Health, the Australian Government is investing $22.45 million over four years for prevention programmes to help address increasing rates of sexual transmissible infections (STIs) and blood borne viruses including HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C.
This programme will include the following initiatives:
For the full media release, visit medianet.com.au.
"Australia has been a leader in minimising the spread of these infections and the new investment will build on this work."Federal Health Minister Peter Dutton