The PCB noted the importance of national strategic plans and furthermore emphasized:
5.1 The need to translate national level policies and programmes, to district level and local action.
5.2 The necessity of building multisectoral, purposeful partnerships between all participants in support of the governmental responses to HIV/AIDS.
5.3 The need for UNAIDS Secretariat to work with religious organizations and groups to appropriately address HIV/AIDS issues.
5.4 A need to strengthen global and country level work on HIV/AIDS and human rights issues, in co-operation with relevant bodies of the UN system and other partners.