The Brazilian Interdisciplinary AIDS Association (ABIA) released today (20/07) “Myth vs. Reality: evaluating the Brazilian response to HIV in 2016”. The publication was showed in the Global Village, Durban, South Africa. Using simple and objective language, the publication offers up hard-hitting analyses in order to contribute to the reconstruction of the Brazilian response to the epidemic, which was once a model for the world.
The AIDS Daily Review released: the Opening Ceremony officially kicked off the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) on Monday, Nelson Mandela Day. The conference returns to Durban 16 years after Mandela himself addressed the gathering with an historic speech that called upon all to “break the silence, banish stigma and discrimination, and ensure total inclusiveness within the struggle against AIDS.
During the International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa (18-22 July), the Brazilian Interdisciplinary AIDS Association (ABIA) will release “Myth vs. Reality: evaluating the Brazilian response to HIV in 2016,””. The publication will be available on 20/07, at 2:00 PM, in the Global Village. There will be a simultaneous release of “Myth vs. Reality” in PDF format in both Portuguese and English in those Observatories being led by ABIA.
Nearly two million people have been newly infected with HIV every year for the last five years, says UNAids, one week before the International Aids Conference in Durban. If that continues, it will be impossible to meet the UN goal of eradicating Aids by 2030, announced The Guardian. The new UN report reveals the steady decline in new HIV infections stalled five yeas ago.