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

31 May — 2 June, United Nations, New York

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On 1 June, UNAIDS Executive Director Dr. Peter Piot speaks at the gala event, 'An Evening of Remembrance and Hope: Uniting the World Against AIDS', at UNHQ. The event brought together Summit delegates and other dignitaries, UNAIDS and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassadors, celebrities and other guests to remember the 25 million people worldwide who have died of AIDS over the past 25 years. Dr. Piot is wearing a lapel pin in the form of a red ribbon, the universal symbol for HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention.

Credit: ©UNICEF/HQ06-0661/Susan Markisz



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