For Immediate Release – Activists condemn Chevron’s hypocritical sponsorship of AIDS 2016 conference

For Immediate Release -22/07/16 – Activists condemn Chevron’s hypocritical sponsorship of AIDS 2016 conference On the final day of AIDS 2016 in Durban today, activists staged a protest at the corporate booth of conference sponsor, Chevron. Holding posters showing images of the environmental and health disasters caused by the huge petro-chemical company, they demanded an end to the hypocrisy of their sponsorship whilst they continue to undermine human rights … Continue reading For Immediate Release – Activists condemn Chevron’s hypocritical sponsorship of AIDS 2016 conference

August 2nd 6pm – ACT UP London Public Presentation of our 2016 – 2017 Mission and Demands

ACT UP LONDON Public Presentation – Our 2016 – 2017 Mission – Tuesday August 2nd 6-8pm. 345 City Road London EC1V 1LR – (nearest tube – Angel) – Facebook page here  – Everyone Welcome! Public meeting to hear, critique and respond to ACT UP (AIDS Coalition To Unleash Power) LONDON’s new Mission, Demands, Political Organising Principles and Annual Campaign Plan.  ACT UP London is a diverse group … Continue reading August 2nd 6pm – ACT UP London Public Presentation of our 2016 – 2017 Mission and Demands

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 19.07.16 – Obama Gets “BIG THANK YOU” from Big Pharma at 2016 International AIDS Conference

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – July 19, 2016, Durban – Obama Gets “BIG THANK YOU” from Big Pharma at 2016 International AIDS Conference   Pictures available here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B6aRuM9EfRL2ZWlEenFQMUpMNGc  Video available here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B6aRuM9EfRL2RFBjRGhYeE05YnM At the 2016 International AIDS Conference held in Durban, South Africa, treatment access advocates presented a huge greeting card addressed to President Obama from Big Pharma to US Ambassador Patrick Gaspard, thanking the US government for … Continue reading FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 19.07.16 – Obama Gets “BIG THANK YOU” from Big Pharma at 2016 International AIDS Conference

For Immediate Release – ‘HIV Blind Date’ reaches International Stardom as hosts at international AIDS Conference

For Immediate Release 15.07.16. – ‘HIV Blind Date’ reaches International Stardom as hosts at international AIDS Conference ‘HIV Blind Date’ will make its international launch on the Global Village stage of the International AIDS Conference 2016 in Durban, South Africa on July 18th 2016. For the show’s global launch, the contestants in the show will be from 4 different continents to strengthen the global struggle to end … Continue reading For Immediate Release – ‘HIV Blind Date’ reaches International Stardom as hosts at international AIDS Conference

Stand Up For Prep! Rally outside the Royal Courts of Justice – 13.07.16 – 9.30am

This Wednesday morning at the Royal Courts of Justice, the National AIDS Trust are launching a legal battle to push the NHS and the Department of Health into providing the “revolutionary” HIV medication ‘PREP.’ Let’s support them and say loudly ‘WHAT DO WE WANT? PREP! WHEN DO WE WANT IT NOW? NOW!’ Facebook event page here Last week we took to the streets with the … Continue reading Stand Up For Prep! Rally outside the Royal Courts of Justice – 13.07.16 – 9.30am

‘Release PREP NOW!’ Report from the front-lines of Stand Up for PREP!

‘We have the tools to prevent HIV transmissions, but the NHS is withholding the drugs. These protestors are leading the fight back.’ – Ed Siddons, I.D. Magazine On the evening of July 7th 2016 numerous angry protesters gathered outside the dept of health to express their outrage at the lack of access to PrEP in the UK. 17 people a day are diagnosed with HIV … Continue reading ‘Release PREP NOW!’ Report from the front-lines of Stand Up for PREP!

For Immediate Release Tuesday 5th July: Stand up for PrEP: Global AIDS Activists Demand the Department of Health Make Life Saving Prevention Intervention available in the UK

Urgent press release Tuesday 5th July: Stand up for PrEP: Global AIDS Activists Demand the Department of Health Make Life Saving Prevention Intervention available in the UK  Organised by ACT UP London Supported by the United4PrEP coalition & I Want PrEP Now – Facebook Event Page here ACT UP London (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power) is a diverse non-partisan group of individuals united in anger … Continue reading For Immediate Release Tuesday 5th July: Stand up for PrEP: Global AIDS Activists Demand the Department of Health Make Life Saving Prevention Intervention available in the UK