World AIDS Day 2008

On the occasion of World AIDS Day 2008 (1 December), many companies announced initiatives to address HIV/AIDS.  A selection of items about the initiatives follows.  For our website section on companies and HIV/AIDS, including concerns about companies' impacts relating to HIV/AIDS, please click here.



"Belize: Employers Opening Up to HIV" [re: Pelican Beach Resort, Cahal Pech, BCCI] - Jacqueline Godwin ,7 News Belize


"Magic Johnson Foundation and Abbott Call for Greater Prevention, Testing and Treatment on World AIDS Day"

Asia & Pacific


"Body Shop to mark World AIDS Day at Gadong Mall" - P. Marilyn, Borneo Bulletin

Papua New Guinea

"Barrick Marks World AIDS Day 2008 by Targeting Discrimination"

Sri Lanka

"Lankan Corporates to field Responsibilities in HIV/AIDS" [re: Sri Lankan Business Coalition for HIV/AIDS] - Daily Mirror [Sri Lanka]