2010 UNAIDS Report and the State of the HIV/AIDS Pandemic

Parts of this post originally appeared on Notes From the Field, a blog written by Art for AIDS International board member JP Bervoets.

This past week UNAIDS released the 2010 Report on the Global AIDS Epidemic. In it, UNAIDS highlights a number of key successes that seem to suggest that the HIV/AIDS pandemic has passed peak infection levels. One statistic in particular has been drawing considerable media attention: New infections have dropped by 20% globally.Read more

What are you doing this World AIDS Day?

This World AIDS Day, Art for AIDS International is hosting two events to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and about the work that Art for AIDS is doing to support women and children affected by the HIV/AIDS pandemic in sub-Saharan Africa.  Please check out the following listings and put at least one of them in on your calendar!

December 1st: Celebrate World AIDS Day with Art for AIDS @ APKLive

On December 1st, Join Art for AIDS International at the new APK Live in London and Celebrate World AIDS Day. We will be hosting a large exhibit, and some incredible local musicians. Come out to APK Live to enjoy lovely music and check out some alternative gift ideas for the Holiday season.

Come see musicians like: Richard Drew,  Emily Jarvis, Victoria Sartor and Dean McKey, Jess McKeen, and Blaise Dunn

LocationAPK Live; 340 Wellington Street, lower (Under Yuk Yuks); London, ON

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