2006 High-Level Meeting on AIDS
Uniting the world against AIDS

31 May — 2 June, United Nations, New York



 
 

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Tuesday, 30 May

11:00
Press Conference: Launch of 2006 Global AIDS Report

News Story on Global AIDS Report (by UNICEF TV)
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12:00 - 13:00
Unveiling of Human Red Ribbon (News story by UNICEF TV)
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Wednesday, 31 May

09:00 - 09:30
Opening Plenary Meeting - Review of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS
[English] [Original language]

News Story on the Opening Meeting (by UNICEF TV)
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09:45
Media Stakeout: Informal comments to the Media by the Secretary-General, Kofi Annan; the President of the General Assembly, Jan Eliasson; and Peter Piot, Executive Director, UNAIDS; on HIV/AIDS.
[Archived Video - 17 minutes ]

10:00 - 13:00
General Assembly: Informal interactive civil society hearing- Exchange between civil societies and Member States on implementation of Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS
[Archived Video - English: 3 hours and 2 minutes ]
[Archived Video - Original Language: 3 hours and 6 minutes ]

12:45
Press Conference: Dr. Peter Piot, Executive Director of UNAIDS, and Dr. Richard Feachum, Executive Director of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, will brief on the 2006 High Level Meeting on AIDS
[Archived Video - 29 minutes ]

15:00
Press Conference: Global Business Coalition. Mr. Richard Holbrook, President and CEO, Global Business Coalition on HIV/AIDS; Mr. Peter Parry, Vice-President, Booz Allen Hamilton; and Dr. Peter Piot, Executive Director of UNAIDS, will launch "The State  of Business and HIV/AIDS 2006: A baseline report"
[Archived Video - 50 minutes ]

15:00 - 18:00
Panel #2: Overcoming health workers shortages and other health systems and social sector constraints to the movement towards universal access to treatment
[English] [Original language] 3 hours and 3 minutes

Thursday, 1 June

10:00 - 13:00
Panel #3 Ending the increased Feminization of AIDS
[English] [Original language] 2 hours and 46 minutes

10:15
Press Conference: Brief on the financial needs of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria
[Archived Video - 38 minutes]

11:00
Press Conference: Peter Piot, Executive Director of UNAIDS, will launch the Agenda for Action on Women and AIDS
[Archived Video - 24 minutes]

11:30
Press Conference: Mr. Olayide Akanni (Nigeria); Ms. Laura Villa Torres (Mexico); Mr. Nimit Tienudom (Thailand); and Ms. Khensani Mavasa (South Africa), will brief on civil society response to the Political Declaration on AIDS
[Archived Video - 24 minutes]

16:00 - 18:00
General Assembly: Plenary - Summary of the discussions over the past two days
[English] [Original Language] 1 hours and 49 minutes

19:00
Concert: "An Evening of Remembrance and Hope, Uniting the World Against AIDS". Participating in the evening's observances will be actors Richard Gere, Whoopi Goldberg, and Naomi Watts, as well as internationally renowned musicians Angelique Kidjo (Benin), Salman Ahmad (Pakistan), Wyclef Jean (Haiti), the African Children's Choir (Uganda, Kenya) and Paul Winter (USA).
[Archived Video - English: 36 minutes ]

Friday 2 June

10:00 - 13:00
General Assembly: High Level Meeting: Mrs. Laura Bush, First Lady of the United States of America, will address Member States at 8.55 a.m. in the General Assembly Hall, as representative of the host country, prior to the plenary meeting.
[English] [Original Language] 2 hours and 7 minutes

14:30
Press Conference: H.E. Mr. Jan Eliasson, General Assembly President, and Dr. Peter Piot, Executive Director of UNAIDS, together with the Co-Chairs of the negotiations: H.E. Ms. Laxana Laohaphan (Thailand) and H.E. Mr. Christopher Hackett (Barbados), will brief on the General Assembly High-Level Meeting on AIDS and Political Declaration
[Archived Video - English: 31 minutes ]

15:00
Press Conference: Fight against AIDS/Int'l Drug Purchase Facility
[Archived Video - English: 47 minutes ]

15:00 - 18:00
General Assembly: High Level Meeting
(parallel session A)
[English] [Original] 4 hours and 49 minutes

General Assembly: High Level Meeting
(parallel session B)
[English] [Original] 4 hours and 24 minutes

General Assembly: High Level Meeting: Conlusion of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS
[English] [Original] 14 minutes


 

 
 

 

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