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"On this World AIDS Day, I urge you to join me in speaking up loud and clear
about HIV/AIDS. Join me in tearing down the walls of silence, stigma and
discrimination that surround the epidemic. Join me, because the fight against
HIV/AIDS begins with you.."

Secretary-General Kofi Annan's message on the occasion of World AIDS Day, observed 1 December, 2003

Live and Let Live — World AIDS Day Commemoration 2003,
at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York. This free event will feature music, performance, and the experiences of people living with HIV from around the world in a community effort to combat HIV-related stigma and discrimination. This is expected to be the largest event to take place in the U.S. on World AIDS Day.

Monday, December 1, 2003
7:30-9:30 p.m.
(Doors open at 6:30 p.m.)

Message of the Secretary-General on the occasion of World AIDS Day
United Nations Special Session on HIV/AIDS: 25-27 June 2001
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World AIDS Day 2002
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UN Millennium Development Goals (MDG) - Goal 6
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