World AIDS Day

December 1st is World AIDS Day, marked annually since 1988 – when it was the first global health day. It continues to be marked today raising awareness and helping boost fundraising, educate and keep pressure up politically for

Despite its early reputation as a ‘death sentence’ around half the 70 million people who have become HIV positive in the past 35 years are living – including 100,000 people living with HIV in the UK.

Check the World AIDS Day website for events around the UK this week.