November 30 2005

Many forms of help for a complex problem

1 December - World Aids Day

30/11/2005 - There is a lot going on in the fight against Aids; however, there still is an overwhelming demand for different kinds of support and awareness initiatives. This year's slogan "Stop AIDS. Keep the Promise" urges decision-makers in politics to further intensify efforts in prevention, treatment, care and support work.

Aids orphan from Lusaka, Zambia, supported by SOS Children

Mothers who are being helped at the SOS Social Centre in Qwa Qwa, South Africa - Photo: B. Strandell

Young people at an informative meeting on Aids at the SOS Social Centre in Kiev/Ukraine - Photo: P. Lydén

A child from Zimbabwe expresses grief in his pictures - Photo: J. Telling