UNICEF to hold action on struggle with AIDS

Society Materials 14 December 2005 18:45 (UTC +04:00)

On Saturday the UNICEF Baku Office will organize concert �Let’s unite for children. Let’s unite against AIDS’ dedicated to international week of struggle with AIDS in cooperation with the Youth, Sports and Tourism Ministry, as well as �Initiative for Development’ NGO, the Baku Office told Trend.

Attending the action will be many Azerbaijani pop-stars. The concert will be broadcasted on live air by one of TV channels.

According to UNICEF, every minute child dies of HIV and only 5% of HIV-diseased children receive medical aid. 15 million children lost at least one parent due to AIDS, while only one tenth of them are supported by society.