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UNAIDS today looks at “Positive learning: harnessing the power of education to end HIV-related stigma and discrimination, empower young people and provide a comprehensive HIV response”.

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UNAIDS #PCB50 today looks at “Positive learning: harnessing the power of education to end HIV-related stigma and discrimination, empower young people and provide a comprehensive HIV response”. 
#EducationPlus
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Addressing the UNAIDS Programme Coordination Board, governments including 🇩🇪 and 🇬🇧 have begun to pledge new investments to advance the end of AIDS.

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'We don't need your judgement. We need your friendship!'

Watch this inspiring video from Zvandiri about what education means to them and how we can make school a place of love, understanding and kindness for all. 🧡

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“We know that it is only through education that we can correct deep-seated inequalities that fuel the HIV epidemic, especially among young people,” says Minister of Education for Sierra Leone, David Moinina Sengeh, at .

“We know that it is only through education that we can correct deep-seated inequalities that fuel the HIV epidemic, especially among young people,” says Minister of Education for Sierra Leone, @dsengeh, at #PCB50.

#EducationPlus
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On National Peoples Day , a win for Indigenous Peoples and Communities when advocacy effort led to a major donor member state mentioning in one of its interventions at a multilateral / policy platform

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On National #Indigenous Peoples Day #NIPD2022, a win for Indigenous Peoples and Communities when advocacy effort led to a major donor member state mentioning #BIPOC in one of its interventions at a multilateral #HIV/#AIDS policy platform 

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#PCB50
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At , speakers discuss the education sector as an entry point for promoting comprehensive sexuality education––including HIV knowledge and awareness, prevention, testing and treatment, and ending stigma and discrimination.

At #PCB50, speakers discuss the education sector as an entry point for promoting comprehensive sexuality education––including HIV knowledge and awareness, prevention, testing and treatment, and ending stigma and discrimination. #EducationPlus
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When girls complete secondary education, their risk of getting HIV ⬇️ 50%. That's why we’re supporting the Education Plus Initiative initiative in Africa.

Lots of the countries where we work are already onboard, including , and ! UNAIDS

When girls complete secondary education, their risk of getting HIV ⬇️ 50%. That's why we’re supporting the @EducPlus2025 initiative in Africa. 

Lots of the countries where we work are already onboard, including #SouthAfrica #Malawi, and #Uganda! @UNAIDS #PCB50
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With UNAIDS we underscore that biomedical interventions alone will not be able to .
We need to address the underlying causes; criminalization, stigma and gender-based violence. These are the real diseases of our societies we need to tackle.

With @UNAIDS we underscore that biomedical interventions alone will not be able to #EndAIDS. 
We need to address the underlying causes; criminalization, stigma and gender-based violence. These are the real diseases of our societies we need to tackle. #PCB50
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We know what works in reducing new HIV infections among young people:

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- Psychosocial support
- Mental health
- Harm reduction

'And of crucial importance is young people's participation & leadership,' says Winnie Byanyima at .

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Today, Ambassador John Nkengasong and other officials represented the U.S. government at UNAIDS , affirming PEPFAR's partnership and support and the U.S. government’s commitment to as a public health threat by 2030.

Today, Ambassador John Nkengasong and other #PEPFAR officials represented the U.S. government at @UNAIDS #PCB50, affirming PEPFAR's partnership and support and the U.S. government’s commitment to #EndAIDS as a public health threat by 2030.
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“I’m one of the lucky ones. I got an education,” says Yana Panfilova from @Teenergizer, as she shares how stigma and discrimination keeps children living with HIV out of school.

“I’m one of the lucky ones. I got an education,” says @YPanfilova from @Teenergizer, as she shares how stigma and discrimination keeps children living with HIV out of school.

#PCB50 #EducationPlus
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We are leaving young people behind in the AIDS response.

'Yet we know what works... Completing secondary school reduces HIV infection by almost 50% for girls. This is critical for sub-Saharan Africa,' says Winnie Byanyima at .

We are leaving young people behind in the AIDS response.

'Yet we know what works... Completing secondary school reduces HIV infection by almost 50% for girls. This is critical for sub-Saharan Africa,' says @Winnie_Byanyima at #PCB50.

#EducationPlus
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'Every year, young people living with HIV are dying not from the virus but from the fear, social stigma and anxiety created by discrimination. For millions of young people, it still feels safer to hide in the shadows than it is to ask for support,' says Yana Panfilova.

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Today Winnie Byanyima addressed the UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board and spoke about the challenges facing the global AIDS response and how we're responding.

Here are the highlights from her speech 👇🏾 🧵

Today @Winnie_Byanyima addressed the UNAIDS Programme Coordinating Board and spoke about the challenges facing the global AIDS response and how we're responding.

Here are the highlights from her speech 👇🏾 #PCB50 🧵
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Kenya is participating in the UNAIDS as Rapporteur of the PCB Bureau. This morning, Kenya delivered the African regional statement following the report of the Executive Director Winnie Byanyima. Kenya reiterated the need for a strengthened UNAIDS and a fully funded UBRAF

Kenya is participating in the @UNAIDS #PCB50 as Rapporteur of the PCB Bureau. This morning, Kenya delivered the African regional statement following the report of the Executive Director @Winnie_Byanyima. Kenya reiterated the need for a strengthened UNAIDS and a fully funded UBRAF
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📽️Watch this amazing video created by our partners Zvandiri with the young people and their peers sharing experiences about self-stigma and HIV who were part of the Wakakosha program to address the UNAIDS Listen to these confident voices advocating to end the stigma.

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Thailand 🇹🇭 announces national support for community-led HIV service delivery—this is a model for the region & countries globally!

Community-led HIV services are well recognized as essential to helping .

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Thailand 🇹🇭 announces national support for community-led HIV service delivery—this is a model for the region & countries globally!

Community-led HIV services are well recognized as essential to helping #EndAIDSby2030.
#PCB50
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