Awards for Action on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights:
Call for 2013 Nominations!
Do you know someone or an organization that deserves to be recognized for their work protecting and defending the human rights of those living with or affected by HIV?
2012 Award recipient Dr. Philip Berger with Richard Elliott
July 10, 2013 - The Awards for Action on HIV/AIDS and Human Rights
were established in 2002 by the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network and Human Rights Watch.
The Awards highlight outstanding contributions that decrease vulnerability to HIV/AIDS and
protect the rights and dignity of those infected and affected.
An award is presented annually to one Canadian and one international recipient.
The awards will be presented at an event in Toronto to commemorate World AIDS Day 2013. The nomination period
closes on Friday, August 2, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. ET.
For more information, see the 2013 call for nominations
About the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network
Since 1992, the Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network ( www.aidslaw.ca ) has been promoting
the human rights of people living with and vulnerable to HIV/AIDS, in Canada and internationally, through research, legal and policy
analysis, education, and community mobilization. The Legal Network is Canada 's leading advocacy organization working on
the legal and human rights issues raised by HIV/AIDS.
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