Swaziland Commemorates World AIDS Day
World AIDS Day is globally commemorated every 1st day of the month of December. In Swaziland the 2014 World AIDS Day event was held in Lubombo Region at Siteki sports ground.
The MaxART Consortium information desk during the WAD commemoration event
During this event NGOs working in response to HIV/ were present in their numbers and had their information stalls and onsite services. SAfAIDS in collaboration with the MaxART Consortium partners; SWANNEPHA and CHAI had on the day collaboratively displayed their information booklets, flyers and leaflets on a single desk with their branded banners set behind their desks.
The Consortium partners ran an ART adherence messaging quiz on the day, with participants being required to undergo a scratch-and-win exercise in which after scratching the correct answers each 100% scoring participants walked away with a SAfAIDS branded t-shirt. 10 t-shirts were won on the day and participants were encouraged to take more information materials for further reading and distribution to their peers.
For more information contact:
SAfAIDS Swaziland Country Office