December 1 is World AIDS Day. First observed in 1988, World AIDS Day provides organizations and individuals across the world the opportunity to bring attention and awareness to the HIV epidemic and to end HIV stigma. Phoenix Fast-Track Cities would like to thank our community partners for all the work they continue to do to help meet our goals of:
The City of Phoenix needs your help to address the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
The Fast-Track Cities initiative was launched on World AIDS Day 2014 in Paris. More than 70 high HIV burden cities around the world have since signed the Paris Declaration on Fast-Track Cities Ending AIDS and engaged Mayors and other political leaders, affected communities, civil society, city health officials, clinical and service providers, and other stakeholders to accelerate their local AIDS responses. Fast-Track Cities to achieve the following targets:
Zero stigma and discrimination
90% of people living with HIV (PLHIV) knowing their HIV status
90% of PLHIV who know their HIV-positive status on antiretroviral therapy (ART)
90% of PLHIV on ART achieving viral suppression