World Aids Day observed at Pannar

2016-12-14 06:01
Nathi Masango lights the candle of support and rememberance on World Aids day at Pannar.

Nathi Masango lights the candle of support and rememberance on World Aids day at Pannar.

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PANNAR commemorated World Aids Day in a candle-lighting ceremony on 1 December.
Nathi Masango, factory foreman, lit the candle to show support for people living with HIV and in memory of those who have died. The ceremony also commemorated 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children.

Addressing the audience, Joe Martens, integrated operations director), said: "World Aids Day is important as it reminds the public that HIV has not gone away. There is still the need to increase awareness, fight prejudice and improve education."

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