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New Report From UNAIDS Shows That AIDS Can Be Ended By 2030 And Outlines The Path To Get There

Friday, 14 July 2023, 6:41 pm | UNAIDS

Asia and the Pacific must prioritise HIV prevention for key populations GENEVA/BANGKOK, 13 July 2023— A new report released today by UNAIDS shows that there is a clear path that ends AIDS. This path will also help prepare for and tackle future pandemics ... More >>

Pacific Heads of Health urged to address region’s increasing HIV risk

Friday, 28 April 2023, 7:28 pm | UNAIDS

NADI, April 28, 2023 —This week Pacific Heads of Health were encouraged to jointly address the region’s growing HIV vulnerability through investments in proven prevention, testing, treatment and care approaches. Health Ministry senior advisers learned of ... More >>

Asia Pacific Countries Equipped To Better Understand Their HIV Epidemics And Inform Their AIDS Responses

Sunday, 5 February 2023, 2:33 pm | UNAIDS

Bangkok, February 4, 2023 —Twenty-two (22) countries in Asia and the Pacific received training and support to generate updated estimates of their HIV burden and antiretroviral treatment coverage. This regional workshop was hosted by the Joint United Nations ... More >>

Thailand Hosts Global HIV Meeting This Week, Showcases AIDS Response Leadership

Monday, 12 December 2022, 5:24 am | UNAIDS

BANGKOK,11 December2022 —The51st meeting of theUNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board (PCB) will be held from December 13 - 16 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. The meeting is hosted by the Government of Thailand as Chair of the 2022 PCB. It is the first ... More >>

Asia And The Pacific Can End AIDS By Equalizing Access To Rights And Services

Friday, 2 December 2022, 5:59 am | UNAIDS

BANGKOK, 1 December 2022— The 2022 UNAIDS World AIDS Day report reveals that inequalities are obstructing the end of AIDS. On current trends the world will not meet agreed global HIV targets. However, urgent action to tackle inequalities can get the AIDS ... More >>

New Global Pledge To End All Inequalities Faced By Communities And People Affected By HIV Towards Ending AIDS

Saturday, 12 June 2021, 4:59 pm | UNAIDS

United Nations Member States adopted a set of new and ambitious targets in a political declaration at the United Nations General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AIDS, taking place in New York, United States of America. If the international community reaches ... More >>

Reforming Harmful Laws And Policies Is Essential To End AIDS By 2030 In Asia And The Pacific

Friday, 15 January 2021, 6:23 am | UNAIDS

New report provides update on trends in the region and outlines the problematic laws and policies that continue to impact people living with HIV and key populations [1] Bangkok, 14 January 2021 – Reforming laws and policies to ensure they are grounded ... More >>

UNAIDS calls for removal of HIV-related travel restrictions

Friday, 28 June 2019, 9:44 am | UNAIDS

GENEVA, 27 June 2019 —UNAIDS and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are urging countries to keep the promises made in the 2016 United Nations Political Declaration on Ending AIDS to remove all forms of HIV-related travel restrictions. ... More >>

UNAIDS welcomes ground-breaking decision

Friday, 7 September 2018, 2:24 pm | UNAIDS

GENEVA, 6 September 2018—UNAIDS welcomes the decision of the Supreme Court of India to annul key provisions of Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code. Section 377 criminalizes sexual relations between lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) ... More >>

UN: Progress made but more to be done

Monday, 14 September 2015, 5:52 pm | UNAIDS

UN: Progress made but more to be done to ensure all children are born free of HIV & syphilis in Asia-Pacific More >>

Scaling-up HIV testing is critical to end the AIDS epidemic

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 9:17 pm | UNAIDS

HIV/AIDS programme managers and community groups join hands to strengthen and expand HIV testing More >>

Cricketers team up to support efforts to end AIDS epidemic

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 4:46 pm | UNAIDS

At the Cricket World Cup 2015, cricketing champions show their commitment to raise awareness around HIV and break down stigma and discrimination More >>

UNAIDS Executive Director Meets With New Zealand HIV+ Women

Friday, 2 March 2012, 4:21 pm | UNAIDS

Mr Sidibe is in New Zealand for a short visit with the Rt. Hon. Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), who will also be present for the opening. HIV is an epidemic that affects New Zealand and our neighbours in the ... More >>

UN outlines new recommendations to reach 2015 AIDS goals

Friday, 1 April 2011, 10:35 am | UNAIDS

In lead-up to June High Level Meeting, progress report presents overview of efforts needed to help countries achieve universal access to HIV services and zero new HIV infections, discrimination and AIDS-related deaths More >>




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