Technical bulletin - Interagency Emergency Health Kit 2017 (IEHK2017)

Information on updates to the IEHK2017 to take into account changes to the IEHK2017 PEP kit, which contains medicines for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections.


The Interagency Emergency Health Kit 2017 (IEHK2017) was updated to take into account the intersessional changes to the IEHK2017 PEP kit. The changes were based on the updated WHO recommendations on the first line and second line antiretroviral regimens and post exposure prophylaxis (PEP).

The IEHK PEP kit contains medicines for emergency post-exposure prophylaxis of HIV infection and presumptive treatment of other Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) following sexual assault. It also contains emergency contraceptives and pregnancy test kits.

For more information on the HIV-related commodities available through UNICEF Supply Division, please visit the our Supply Catalogue.