Views of the Conference
Images are refreshed every few minutes
Volunteers make it happen
Unprecedented co-operation sends
Delegates, Volunteers home happy
From the reception to the medical desk, to
the slide runners to the unpaid staff, Co-ordinator Viola Krebs sums it up: "Once
again, the spirit of Geneva has proven the experts wrong" MORE
Closing Ceremony marks only end of Conference
Search for a cure continues
In the midst of powerful words surrounding the search for a cure, the IAS clock showed a
powerful message: In late 1997 alone, over 30.6 million persons were living with HIV/AIDS
The XIII International AIDS
Conference will be held in Durban, South Africa from 9 to 14 July, 2000. The official web site is already up and running.
Images from the Conference keep the spirit alive
The spirit of co-operation lives on from
one of the largest Conferences ever organised.
did you volunteer for the 12th World AIDS Conference?
From The Lancet,
June 20, 1998
"This AIDS Conferences vision statement is Bridging the Gap. This gap is
more of a gulf, yawning between what is deliverable (if not always delivered) in the
western world and what is affordable where AIDS is the biggest burden. Highly Active
Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) is also HEART; it is Expensive and, for those countries
that can scarcely afford zidovudine, exorbitant...."
BEHIND THE SCENES
Meet the staff and rapporteurs for what has been
called the best organised AIDS Conference to date.