MANILA, Philippines – There were 316 newly registered HIV cases for September 2012, a record high for the country, with a cumulative total of 10,830 since 1984 in the Department of Health’s (DOH) HIV Registry. With the international community’s strong campaign against the virus, the Philippines still remains one of seven countries with a continued [...]Read More
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Red Ribbon Festival
In 1991, the New York-based Visual AIDS Artists Caucus started the Red Ribbon Project to demonstrate solidarity to people living with AIDS and their caregivers.Read More 2012, AIDS, AIDS Society, ASP, Events, Getting to Zero, HIV, HIV/AIDS, Red Ribbon, Red Ribbon Festival, WAD, WAD 2012, World AIDS Day, World AIDS Day 2012, World AIDS Day Theme
29th International AIDS Candlelight Memorial
With the little spark of the candle, its wick aflame with the hope that the passing of loved ones from HIV and AIDS shall not be in vain — this is the essence of the International AIDS Candlelight Memorial (IACM) held on the third Sunday of May of each year.Read More 2012, 29th IACM, AIDS, IACM, IACM 2012, International AIDS Candlelight Memorial, Q.C., QC, Quezon City