Tag Archive | World Aids Day 2020

UK: Elton John calls for wider HIV testing – eradication by 2030

UK: Elton John calls for wider HIV testing – eradication by 2030

Singer Elton John has joined leading British HIV/AIDS charities in calling for wider HIV testing to halt new transmissions in England within a decade, amid concerns that COVID-19 has affected access to tests and medication. To mark Worlds AIDS Day on Tuesday, England’s first HIV Commission – established by the Terrence Higgins Trust (THT), National […]

UNAIDS: World AIDS Day 2020 message – Winnie Byanyima

UNAIDS: World AIDS Day 2020 message – Winnie Byanyima

World AIDS Day 2020 message from UNAIDS Executive Director, Winnie Byanyima World AIDS Day 2020 will be like no other. COVID-19 is threatening the progress that the world has made in health and development over the past 20 years, including the gains we have made against HIV. Like all epidemics, it is widening the inequalities […]

Cork Gay Project: World Aids Day Virtual Run 2020

Cork Gay Project: World Aids Day Virtual Run 2020

On Saturday 28th November, the Sexual Health Centre will host a national virtual World AIDS Day run  in conjunction with sexualwellbeing.ie, Healthy Ireland and the Health Service Executive, in a bid to tackle HIV stigma and encourage people to test regularly. Established in 2018, the World AIDS Day run has been previously delivered in partnership […]