World AIDS Day

Following the World Summit of Ministries of Health on the Programs for Aids Prevention calling for social tolerance for people with AIDS. Leading to an information exchange on the disease and public awareness. The first World AIDS Day was on December 1, 1988.
Date:
      December 1, 1988
Location:
      Unknown

Additional Information:

  • World AIDS Day | About
    World AIDS Day takes place on the 1st December each year. It’s an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV, and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. Founded in 1988, World AIDS Day was the first ever global health day.
  • World AIDS Day – Wikipedia
    World AIDS Day, designated on 1 December every year since 1988, is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection, and mourning those who have died of the disease.
  • World Aids Day is internationally observed for the first …
    The first World Aids Day was observed on 1 December 1988 under the theme ‘Join the Worldwide Effort’. The World AIDS Campaign, with the support of UNAIDS, facilitates the …
  • World AIDS Day — December 1 | National Today
    First recognized in 1988, World AIDS Day falls on December 1 each year. World AIDS Day is dedicated to spreading awareness of the AIDS pandemic spread by the spread of HIV infection, and to mourning those who have died of the disease.
  • 1988: First World AIDS Day As nations around the world … – CBC.ca
    AIDS is everyone’s problem, and the message of the first World AIDS Day — Dec. 1, 1988 — is “more information, less discrimination.” But while nations around …

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