World AIDS Day under the theme “Getting to Zero”

AIDS Day2012 this year’s World Day of AIDS is to “Getting to Zero.” This means zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination against people with HIV and zero AIDS-related deaths.
In recent years there have been many advances: AIDS is no longer a death sentence. When the humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders (MSF) embarked on this struggle in 2000 – providing treatment to a small number of people in Thailand, South Africa and Cameroon – very few had access to treatment in developing countries.
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