Stories by Awo Ablo

AIDS 2012: Opening ceremony – civil society at the centre

Opening session, AIDS 2012, DC. The formidable people were not on the podium, but in the audience. So much conviction and power softened and cloaked in messages delivered by a native American chief and a grateful 13 year-old HIV free Nigerian girl. Continue reading  >

Iranian doctors honoured for giving a voice to the voiceless

Doctors Kamiar and Arash Alaei, known for putting issues related to HIV/AIDS on Iran’s national health care agenda, are winners of the 2011 Jonathan Mann Award for Global Health and Human Rights. Awo Ablo, Alliance Director of External Relations was in the audience as they were honored at the awards ceremony in Washington DC last week. Continue reading  >