World AIDS Day 2021 – PAHO/WHO

Each 1st of December we have fun World AIDS Day. The day is a chance to help these concerned within the combat towards HIV and to enhance the understanding of HIV as a world public well being drawback.

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Paaho Theme: eradicate inequalities. finish AIDS. Finish the pandemic.


The 2021 PAHO/UNAIDS joint marketing campaign relies on the slogan “Finish inequality. Finish AIDS. Finish the epidemic”, It goals to speak the significance of equitable entry to well being providers and the significance of strengthening motion on the main well being care degree, with a selected emphasis on HIV mixture prevention and therapy providers, in addition to to succeed in folks in communities. To advertise work with weak to HIV and different epidemics.

The marketing campaign requires pressing motion to take care of important HIV prevention and therapy providers that the COVID-19 pandemic and response have weakened in international locations, however the pandemic has additionally left helpful classes. For instance, giving a number of months of treatment at a time, implementing HIV self-testing and utilizing telemedicine have confirmed to be efficient methods that may be integrated into regular routine.

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PAHO/WHO and UNAIDS name for inequalities to finish AIDS

New HIV infections in Latin America haven’t decreased from 2010 to 2020, whereas the discount within the Caribbean shouldn’t be on monitor to fulfill the goal. The introduction and scale-up of latest prevention and therapy strategies for essentially the most at-risk populations is the important thing to getting again on monitor and overcoming the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn extra…

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