Use a red ribbon with pride in assist of Earth AIDS Day

AIDS may possibly not be constantly in the news and at the forefront of our thoughts, but Earth AIDS Day on 1st December serves, on a yearly foundation, to fight prejudice and elevate awareness about the ailment. It is approximated that there are about 33.3 million folks living with AIDS worldwide, and more than 90,000 folks within the Uk.

Shockingly, HIV is nevertheless on the improve in each and every region of the world, and ‘ associated to this trend – an additional essential purpose for this annual function is to boost funds and to market training. AIDS continues to be a weighty problem and it is essential to keep reminding the general public that there are numerous things nonetheless to be completed.

The theme for the 2010 World AIDS day is ‘Universal Entry and Human Rights’. Universal accessibility to HIV/AIDS treatment wants to be recognised as a fundamental human proper, and several globe leaders have promised to support perform in the direction of this goal. Moreover, with the advertising of specific human rights the spread of infection costs can be lowered. Everybody can consider action, and not only on Globe AIDS day, to support towards achieving these aims.

UNAIDS, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, operates tirelessly to promote HIV prevention, and to provide treatment, care and support. Michel Sidibé, Executive Director of UNAIDS and Below Secretary-Basic of the United Nations, in a statement for Earth AIDS day 2010 calls for help ‘on this Globe AIDS Day, take action today’together we can attain Zero new infections.Zero discrimination. Zero AIDS-relevant fatalities!’

Why not wear a red ribbon, the recognisable worldwide symbol for AIDS awareness, to show your help and to remind others to pledge their commitment to the trigger? Or, why not participate in a fund raising function? Whatever your contribution, even so modest, it will assist pave the way for an AIDS-free long aids day