Tag: World AIDS Day

HIV Numbers In Europe At Record High, Says Report

Last year, Europe's human immunodeficiency virus cases increased, albeit at a slower pace than the previous years. Health officials urged government officials to take necessary actions to address the issue.

Public Health November 28, 2018

Apple Turns (RED) For World's AIDS Day, Boosting Efforts And Donations To Fight HIV And AIDS

Apple has expanded its partnership with Bono's (RED) foundation to help provide HIV/AIDS medication and has increased its efforts for this initiative. The company is donating a percentage of Apple sales made with Apple Pay and is putting up (RED) signs at 400 of its stores.

Apple December 1, 2016

WHO Releases New HIV Self-Testing Guidelines Ahead Of World AIDS Day

The WHO has released new guidelines for HIV self-testing ahead of World AIDS Day. People can use finger-prick tests or their oral fluid to check their HIV status in private settings.

Public Health November 30, 2016

Photos From Around The Globe: Here's How World AIDS Day Was Celebrated

Take a virtual tour around the world to see how thousands helped to raise awareness on World AIDS Day. Participants donned red ribbons on Dec. 1 to remind everyone that the AIDS and HIV pandemic is still a huge problem.

Internet Culture December 3, 2015

Apple Turns Red In Support Of World AIDS Day

Apple Stores worldwide have changed their logo to the color red to show support for World AIDS Day. Apple is also retailing special red-colored variants of its products to support the charity (RED).

Gadgets December 2, 2015

Life Insurance Company To Offer Coverage For HIV Patients

Prudential Financial Inc. partnered with AEQUALIS to start offering life insurance to people living with HIV/AIDS. The announcement came on World AIDS Day.

Life December 2, 2015

You Can Help Fight AIDS By Taking Selfies

Snapchat has partnered with Bono's RED AIDS-fighting organization to help fight AIDS. On Tuesday Dec. 1, World AIDS Day, each Snap taken with a certain filter will raise $3 from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Apps/Software November 30, 2015

Durex Urges Creation Of Safe Sex Emoji To Spur Condom, STI Talks

Durex recently launched a Twitter campaign with #CondomEmoji, urging people to share and use the hashtag to promote discussions about safe sex. The campaign supports the global fight against HIV and AIDS.

Life November 19, 2015

Apple Retail Store Logos Across Globe Turn Red in Support of World AIDS Day

Apple goes (RED) for World AIDS Day with logos around the world changing color and exclusive content to be sold online and in store to help raise funds for AIDS and HIV research and education.

Internet Culture December 1, 2014

Apple RED AIDS Campaign Gets a Little Kardashian Love

As Apple and Bono work toward an 'AIDS-free generation,' reality star Kim Kardashian vocalizes her support for the RED campaign. As part of her game's RED exclusive content, players of 'Kim Kardashian: Hollywood' can take a selfie with the star.

Apps/Software November 25, 2014

Apple Shows Its True Color: Goes Red to Help Battle AIDS

Apple partners with app developers in a campaign that will divert two weeks of proceeds from 25 games to the Global Fund to Fight AIDS ahead of World AIDS Day. Apple will also gift a portion of its Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales to the fund.

Apps/Software November 24, 2014

Apple Announces World AIDS Day Campaign

Apple announced on Sunday that it will extend its AIDS campaign efforts for World AIDS Day 2014, donating a portion of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales to Global Fund, and will roll out exclusive content for apps.

Geek November 24, 2014

Apple observes World AIDS Day

Apple observed World Aids Day on December 1 by turning the company logo red in Apple stores.

Society December 2, 2013

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