2021 World AIDS Day Report — Unequal, Unprepared, Under Threat: Why Bold Action against Inequalities is Needed to End AIDS, Stop COVID-19 and Prepare for Future Pandemics

Publications - Released in 2021

We can end AIDS by 2030. Some countries are making remarkable progress, showing us what is possible. But globally, we are simply not bending the curves fast enough to stop the AIDS pandemic.

In this report the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) issues a stark warning. The red light is flashing. Progress against AIDS, which was already off track, is now under even greater strain as the COVID-19 crisis continues to rage, disrupting HIV prevention and treatment services, schooling, violence-prevention programmes and more.


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  • Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)