Tag Archives: AIDS MANILA

I Want To.

04.03.2017 I want to write. I have been wanting to write about things, maybe my trip to Baguio up north Or my day in the Congress hearing for the AIDS law Amendment, or maybe my day with some close friends … Continue reading

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(un)Real Advocacy

01.12.2017 They say  advocacy is being able to institutionalize certain protocols or policies into the entire system. Hardcore advocates would Define advocacy as something strictly related to policy lobbying.  How do we really Define real advocacy? When a positive comes … Continue reading

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Sad Stories and Sadder You

1.3.2016 Yesterday, I posted a blog about someone who died who happened to have been abandoned by his family, a lot of the kids from the positive Community felt sad and some felt bad about what happened. While I Write Blogs to … Continue reading

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Courage In Stories

1.1.2016 In a recent conversation with another positive Community member, we were talking about sharing stories of coming out and how things are as they transitioned into the so-called positive life. It struck me how some people equate showing their … Continue reading

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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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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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