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AIDS 2012 Donation Programme

Posted 08 June 2012, 07:24 P, by Conference Secretariat

The AIDS 2012 Donation Programme is a vital aspect of this year’s conference and a key priority for conference organizers. The programme focuses on food and material donations to actively minimize conference waste. The project is being led in conjunction with the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, which currently has relationships with various donation and charity-based organizations within the District of Columbia.

Food Donations
The Washington Convention Center works with DC Central Kitchen (DCCK) to donate all leftover food from the venue’s various food outlets. More...

AIDS 2012 Youth Programme

Posted 30 March 2012, 08:21 P, by Conference Secretariat

Young people will be making sure their voices are heard at AIDS2012. Over previous AIDS Conferences, Young People have comprised one of the most vocal and visible groups that attend the conference. HIV significantly affects young people. In the U.S., people aged 13 to 29 accounted for 39% of new HIV infections in 2009. Globally, an estimated 3,300 young people between 15 and 24 become infected each day. More...