Project BORDERNETwork 2008-2009


3.3. HIV/STIs Sentinel Surveillance — Course of action


  • Surveillance on Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, HIV and Treponema pallidum in the participating border regions;
  • Analysis of the transmission risks of STI, as well as of the sexual behaviour and social background of the persons with a positive diagnosis;
  • Analysis of epidemiological events;
  • Feedback of the results to the regional partners in order to support the development of cross-border health policy concepts.