The National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS takes place 4 – 11 March 2018. The purpose of the Week of Prayer which began in the 1990s, is to bring attention to the AIDS epidemic in the US … Continued
Russia, Iran, Indonesia, and a group of Gulf States are blocking life-saving HIV/AIDS work–religious people speak out As the UN High Level Meeting on HIV prepares to issue a new UN Declaration on HIV/AIDS, advocacy organization and faith leaders speak out. … Continued
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More than 1.2 million people in the U.S. are living with HIV, but one in six does not know they are positive. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDCP) recommends all people between the ages of 13-64 get tested for … Continued
One year ago, we marked the 25th Anniversary of World AIDS Day. Who among us is better off? PReP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) protocols are becoming more widely available each month. Activists and advocates the world over have endorsed this approach as … Continued
MCC, GLOBAL JUSTICE INSTITUTE, AND HIV/AIDS ADVISORY COUNCIL JOIN TESTING CAMPAIGN MCC has partnered with the Urban Coalition for HIV/AIDS Prevention Services (UCHAPS) to promote the USA’s first-ever National HIV Testing Week. It begins Saturday, June 21 and runs through June 27. … Continued
Metropolitan Community Churches (MCC) welcomes the May 14, 2014 announcement from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the use of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV prevention. (See https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/pdf/PrEPguidelines2014.pdf) MCC is long tenured in the response to HIV as it … Continued
World AIDS Day, Sunday 1 December 2013 GETTING TO ZERO World AIDS Day on 1 December brings together people from around the world to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and demonstrate international solidarity in the face of the pandemic. The day is an opportunity … Continued