Monthly Archives: July 2016

CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – July 21, 2016 (Day 4)

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Day Four AIDS 2016: Closing the Gap with a Royal Visit “Where are the men?” is a frequent refrain in HIV prevention, but on Thursday the AIDS 2016 symposia … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to IAS

Delayed posting due to internet issues at Blue Waters 07.22.2016 AN OPEN LETTER TO THE INTERNATIONAL AIDS SOCIETY I started working as a volunteer HIV counselor in 1994, I was barely 20 and I hardly understood the run-arounds of the … Continue reading

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The AIDS March

07.18.2016 The AIDS March We went on to the Global Village and split up, James  (my roommate) wanted to watch the main stage and I wanted to go around to network.  Time was fast and soon we had to meet up … Continue reading

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Gay Apps in #AIDS2016

07.22.2016 Gay Apps and the Blame Game A brief presentation of a research on gay apps was shown to the plenary: Preferences of MSMs Majority of men endorsed the idea that apps and online forums were acceptable sources of health … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – July 20, 2016 (Day 3)

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Day Three of AIDS 2016: Achieving Targets and Accountability The theme of accountability for achieving AIDS reduction targets resonated throughout AIDS2016 on Wednesday. At the plenary session, “What is our … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – July 19, 2016 (Day 2)

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Day Two of AIDS 2016: Women and girls, new prevention research, stigma and discrimination “What a Girl Wants” was the title of a Tuesday Special Session at AIDS 2016, … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – July 18, 2016 (Day 1)

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Launch of the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) The Opening Ceremony officially kicked off the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS2016) on Monday, Nelson Mandela Day. The conference returns to Durban 16 … Continue reading

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CONFERENCE DAILY REVIEW – Pre-conferences

This is a re-post from conference_news@aids2016 as sent to all Conference delegates Pre-conferences kick off the 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) AIDS 2016 was off and running this weekend with a schedule of pre-conference activities that played to capacity crowds … Continue reading

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MAY 2016, HIV AIDS REGISTRY OF THE PHILIPPINES

07.13.2017 Here’s the latest HIV & AIDS Registry as of May, 2016:  (unfortunately wordpress won’t let me uplaod the pdf file sent by our partners from the Epidemiology Bureau, I dunno why….) #May2016HIVPhilippines #pushph pic.twitter.com/8loCMqLjQ8 — +daddy+HIV+ (@DvocateHIV) July 12, 2016 Some … Continue reading

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Losing Grip

07.12.2016 Have you ever played tug-o-war?  You pull so hard but when the other end is just stronger, you let go and in the process– you fell down to your knees. Have you ever tried to hold water in the palm … Continue reading

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