HIV

Statement by the UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth: Take action on World AIDS Day!

1 December 2013|Envoy’s news, News Stories|

“Young people demand HIV services that respond to their needs:” UN Envoy on Youth in Dubai

13 November 2013|Envoy’s news, News for Youth|

UN Envoy on Youth visits SOS Villages- South Africa

6 October 2013|Envoy’s news, News for Youth|

Young People to Lead a New Wave of Community Mobilization and Political Advocacy against AIDS – CrowdOutAids Strategy

4 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Changes in Peru’s Penal Code will Enable More Young People to Access HIV Services

The Constitutional Tribunal of Peru is amending the Article 173 in its penal code which for many years had criminalized consensual sexual activity among young people. Sentencing was particularly severe with adolescents facing up to 30 years in prison. Article 173 of the penal code was also preventing young people from accessing essential health and […]

3 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Mapping a city’s risks, Haiti youth learn about health and technology

2 September 2013|Blog|

Youth Organizations Form a Pact for Social Transformation in the AIDS Response

AIDS activism has radically changed since the beginning of the epidemic. Young activists in countries around the world are increasingly demanding HIV services to be tailored to their needs and claiming their seat at the decision-making table. In order to reach these young activists, UNAIDS organized the meeting “Youth and UNAIDS: A pact for social […]

1 September 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

University of Senghor Master’s Degree Programme in International Health Includes Module on HIV for Second Year Running

More than 35 students from 22 countries across sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East and North Africa, Haiti and France have completed a course on HIV as part of their Master’s Degree in International Health at the Senghor University based in Alexandria.

This is the second year that students have participated in the programme. The module was […]

31 August 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|

Raising HIV Awareness among Internally Displaced Young People

As the pressure for better living conditions rises in the camps in the Harad district of Yemen, UNAIDS seeks to raise HIV awareness among displaced youth.

The Harad camps host more than 130,000 people affected by long civil unrest in Yemen. To survive, many people walk the seven kilometers to the boarder of Saudi Arabia, hoping […]

25 August 2013|News for Youth, News Stories|