Category - world aids day

  • 1 Dec 2014

    World AIDS Day is held on 1 December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died. World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day and the first one was held in 1988.

  • 1 Dec 2013

    Two leading US Protestant women have reflected movingly on the theological and practical links between Advent and the struggle against AIDS.

  • 1 Dec 2013

    On World AIDS Day (1 December 2013), it is worth reminding ourselves of the World Council of Churches' Healthand Healing project, which supports the churches' work in this field, with particular emphasis on HIV/AIDS, mental health, and the promotion of reconciliation and the "healing of memories".

  • 29 Nov 2013

    The Kirk is encouraging worshippers to support World AIDS Day this Sunday and join the fight against one of the world’s most deadly diseases.

  • 2 Dec 2012

    The Robin Hood Tax Campaign, to which Ekklesia is affiliated, works for the introduction of a Financial Transaction Tax. It also examines the difference an FTT could make in relation to poverty, the environment and challenges like the AIDS pandemic.

  • 1 Dec 2012

    A significant acceleration in the AIDS response is producing positive results for people, the World AIDS Day report shows. But the challenge remains huge.

  • 1 Dec 2012

    'Getting to Zero’ has been the theme of World AIDS Day on 1 December 20121, reflecting the international advocacy and policy priorities of achieving zero AIDS-related deaths and new HIV infections, and the elimination of stigma and discrimination against people living with HIV.

  • 1 Dec 2012

    World AIDS Day is held on 1 December each year and is an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, show their support for people living with HIV and to commemorate people who have died.

  • 1 Dec 2011

    Dealing with HIV is hard enough, but the rise in food prices in the Horn of Africa has produced a new problem: treating HIV on an empty stomach.

  • 1 Dec 2011

    The Vatican has made public an English-language statement from the Pontifical Council for Health Care Workers for World AIDS Day 2011.