On Thursday 1st Dec 2016, members of AMA took part in a “Hands up for HIV prevention” event in People’s Park, Yangon. They event was organized by AHF (Aids Healthcare Foundation) Myanmar, in cooperation with Phoenix, to mark World Aids Day.
Several hundred members of organizations working in HIV response in Myanmar took part in sharing information about their work with each other and members of the public. A number of media organizations including national TV were present and interviewed a number of organizations include AMA.
AMA staff and members hosted a display stand with information and we safety products, and gave out prizes to those who answered questions correctly.
A song writer from AMA performed AMA’s theme song from the main stage, while other members held up signs with slogans like “Decriminalize sex work”, “90% know HIV status”, “Stop violence”, “Hands up for HIV prevention”.