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  • Sep 23, 2014
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World Aids Day

Li Keqiang's meeting with NGOs injects new life into HIV/Aids fight

In the week leading up to yesterday's World Aids Day, the mainland's NGO community was abuzz over a meeting that premier-in-waiting Li Keqiang called with representatives from grass-roots HIV/Aids prevention groups.

Sunday, 2 December, 2012, 3:29am

Chinese Aids study raises flag over drugs as prevention

A Chinese study published on World Aids Day on Saturday says drugs used to curb HIV in infected people also help protect their uninfected partner, but far less effectively than other research has found.

1 Dec 2012 - 4:42pm

Li Keqiang reaches out to help Aids victims

Premier-in-waiting Li Keqiang's overtures to non-governmental organisations working in the field of HIV/Aids prevention and treatment resonate with the theme for World Aids Day today: "Working Together for an AIDS-Free Generation".

1 Dec 2012 - 2:41am

World AIDS Day comes early this year for hardened Henan activists

With World AIDS Day 2012 falling on a Saturday, a second protest is set to take place today say activists who see it as the last chance to gain attention until this same time next year.

30 Nov 2012 - 10:32am

Aids patients march through Beijing

More than 100 HIV/Aids patients from Henan, where future premier Li Keqiang held senior government or Communist Party posts for six years, took to the streets of Beijing yesterday, calling on the party's new leadership to meet their demands for more attention and better care.

30 Nov 2012 - 3:23am

Raising awareness about Aids

Today is World Aids Day. This day is dedicated to raising awareness of the Aids pandemic caused by the spread of HIV. There are 33.3 million people worldwide, including 2.5 million children under 15, with HIV.

1 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

World AIDS day start of year of youth

Today is World AIDS Day and the start of a year dedicated to looking at the theme of Children Living in a World With AIDS.

Teen AIDS focuses on youth and children, and is actively involved in many major programmes to promote awareness of HIV/AIDS.

Our Youth Sex Education Hotline is open on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, from 10 am to 6 pm.

1 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Beijing joins world focus on AIDS epidemic

PRIVATE activists and non-government organisations in Beijing are planning a wide range of activities tomorrow in an effort to call attention to the growing number of AIDS cases in China and to educate the public about how the deadly disease is spread.

30 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

Secretary approves AIDS TV campaign

A NEW AIDS awareness campaign which hit television screens for the first time last night has won the backing of the Secretary for Health and Welfare.

The two 30-second public information announcements, which take a lighter approach to arousing awareness of the fatal disease than previous campaigns, have been given approval by Elizabeth Wong Chien Chi-lien.

24 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

New target for AIDS education

THE Education Department will launch a series of activities specially aimed at educators and parents in order to raise their concern for AIDS education.

4 Aug 1993 - 12:00am