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Roman Malessa, Maximilian Wolf, Daniel Nagel, Marlon Jost presented the YAA campaign in New York.

The educational initiative Youth Against AIDS (YAA) is enforcing the role of the youth in the fight against HIV/AIDS. As official partner of this year’s 22nd International AIDS Conference, 300 youth activists will represent their generation’s interests in summer in Amsterdam. The campaign plays around with common misperceptions and mobilizes youths to volunteer ans was presented on March 14 in New York. Youth against AIDS captures common misperceptions won HIV and AIDS. The most-awarded youth-led awareness campaign remains true to its approach: Sex education at eye level and by direct speech. „AIDS is so 1980.“ „Nobody dies of AIDS.“ „AIDS […]

Youth against AIDS goes international and starts a crowdfunding campaign together with GoFundMe.

The educational initiative Youth against AIDS (YAA) is enforcing the role of the youth in the fight against HIV/AIDS. As official partner of this year’s 22nd International AIDS Conference, 300 youth activists will represent their generation´s interests in the summer in Amsterdam. Therefore, YAA and GoFundMe start a worldwide crowdfunding campaign at the 14th March and by that enable a worldwide engagement against HIV/AIDS. For many people, AIDS is not a relevant topic anymore, but the numbers still are alarming: just in 2016, more than 1.8 million people got infected with the life-threatening virus. One million people died in the […]