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Antonio Banderas, United Nations call for action on the MDGs

Madrid-Geneva - On 16 July in Madrid, UNDP Goodwill Ambassador Antonio Banderas spoke at the first meeting of an advocacy group created by the UN to spur action towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). In his statement during the opening session, Banderas said that his appointmentmore

Stronger social safety net for HIV-positive households needed in Asia

Vienna - Job insecurity, inadequate food intake and poor education are a few of the pressures on households of people living with HIV that should be tackled more strongly by national and provincial AIDS strategies, according to two new studies from Asia supported by UNDP.HIV and AIDS-affectedmore

Court of Women hears testimonies from trafficked, sexually exploited

A testifier breaking down as she tells her personal story at the South East Asia Court of Women on Trafficking and HIV.Nusa Dua, Bali (Indonesia) – The jury deliberating on a most unusual trial – the first South East Asia Court of Women on HIV and Human Trafficking in South East Asiamore

Removal of punitive laws essential for effective AIDS responses

Nusa Dua, Bali - UN agencies, legal experts and human rights defenders at the 9th International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific (ICAAP) argued that crafting an effective AIDS response in the region will require addressing legal barriers that are impeding progress. Throughout the week,more

HIV/AIDS a focus of UNDP Administrator's visit to the DRC

"The HIV virus is a real pandemic which affects various groups of populations and all social classes. It is therefore very important that UNDP makes its contribution to the response to HIV in the DRC."Miss Helen Clark, UNDP Administrator, Kinshasa, DRC, 13th June 2009On her first officialmore

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