Guyana commences Know Your Status Campaign

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“Globally new infections are not declining fast enough and too many people still die from AIDS-related illnesses despite the availability of high quality and effective treatment, so I am saying we know what to do when somebody is HIV positive and alas some people are still not getting the treatment because of societal pressures," explained the UNAIDS Country Director to Guyana and Suriname, Dr. Martin Odiit.

The ‘Know Your Status – Guyana’ campaign to prevent the spread of the HIV/AIDS will run for a three-month period and will take on the form of a number of public awareness engagements where persons will be provided with the opportunity to be tested for HIV/AIDS. Read more >>>