This year marks the 11th observance of National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day (NWGHAAD), which mobilizes partners, supporters, and communities across the country to offer support and hope, reduce stigma, share information, and empower women and girls to learn the importance of HIV and AIDS prevention, care, and treatment. This NWGHAAD, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Women’s Health (OWH) wants to empower girls and women to make the best choices when it comes to sex because the best defense against HIV/AIDS is a good offense.
- Walk in the OWH NWGHAAD Walk: March 10, 11:45 am – 1:15 pm EDT, Washington, D.C.
- Host a local walk, event, or online campaign, and form partnerships with other stakeholders.
- Share 400-750 words in a first-person account of living with or working to prevent HIV/AIDS.