Tag: HIV/AIDS

Commemorating World AIDS Day – Leadership Awards that Celebrated Emerging Leadership and Saluted the Established

Commemorating World AIDS Day – Leadership Awards that Celebrated Emerging Leadership and Saluted the Established

Health, Sci-Tech
New Delhi--- In observance of World AIDS Day 2016 on December 1st, India HIV/AIDS Alliance, with the partnership of National AIDS Control Organization (NACO), UNDP and UNAIDS organized a Leadership Awards to recognize advocates and leaders from communities affected by HIV/AIDS, who have worked intensively in strengthening the nation’s HIV response. India has made some remarkable progress in addressing the epidemic in the country. Not only has India been able to substantially reduce the incidence of HIV but has been successful in taking care of those who are infected and affected, dramatically decreasing the morbidity and mortality due to it. This outstanding result has been due to the relentless work done by many stakeholders under the leadership of NACO, Government of India that include