Latest News

Speech by the UN Resident Coordinator on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) is commemorated annually on 3 December around the world. The theme for this year’s International Day is “Achieving 17 Goals ...

Read more

International Human Rights Day, 10th December, 2016

On 10th December we commemorate International Human Rights day, on which the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (1948).  Everyone, ...

Read more

Karonga-Chitipa Chiefs Consultative Meeting on Harmful Cultural Practices and HIV/AIDs

Karonga-Chitipa Chiefs and their spouses during chiefs consultative meeting on Harmful Cultural Practices and HIV/AIDS

To mark the end of the 2016, 16 Days of Activism against gender based violence commemorations a chiefs consultative meeting was conducted on the International ...

Read more


UNAIDS participated in a very successful 2016 World AIDS Day celebrations held under the theme, “Hands Up HIV Prevention – Empowering Adolescents and Young Women”. ...

Read more

UNAIDS takes part in organizing the transformational dialogues


The National AIDS Commission (NAC) with the UN Independent Regional Think Tank for HIV, Health and Social Justice embarked on a series of Transformational Dialogues ...

Read more

UNAIDS in consultations for standardized by-laws


The UN led by UNAIDS took part in the Consultative Meeting to Develop a Standardized By-laws Framework by for the District Councils which was held ...

Read more