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World AIDS Day: 1 December 2017

World AIDS Day is celebrated on 1 December every year since 1988


  • The day is dedicated to raising awareness of the AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection, and mourning those who have died of the disease. 
  • World AIDS Day is one of the eight official global public health campaigns marked by the World Health Organization (WHO), along with World Health Day, World Blood Donor Day, World Immunization Week, World Tuberculosis Day, World No Tobacco Day, World Malaria Day and World Hepatitis Day.
  • Theme of World AIDS Day 2017 is My Health, My Right
World AIDS Day: 1 December 2017 World AIDS Day: 1 December 2017 Reviewed by insiya yadav on December 01, 2017 Rating: 5

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