World AIDS Day 2016

When, local time: 
Thursday, 1 December 2016 (All day)
Type of Event: 
Special Event

As a founder of the United Nations Joint Programme on AIDS, UNESCO joins the UNAIDS Secretariat and Cosponsoring partners in commemorating the first World AIDS Day in the era of the Sustainable Development Goals.

UNAIDS is marking this occasion with the “Hands up for HIV prevention” campaign, which calls for reinvigorating prevention efforts in order to keep the world on the fast-track to ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030.