Posted by Maria Codina on October 3, 2018 at 10:11 am
Are you a student and interested in issues related to HIV/AIDS and sexual and reproductive health and rights? Do you want to broaden your knowledge and expand your network in the field of public health? On 23 November 2018, Aidsfonds organises its annual STD x HIV x Sex congress in the Beurs van Berlage in Amsterdam. This year, AFEW International offers students the chance to attend the Congress for only 15 Euros, a fraction of the regular ticket price!
On this well-known national congress, annually about 500 professionals gather from various institutions such as the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Amsterdam Municipal Health Service, the Public Health Ministry and several national and international NGOs and research institutions. This is your chance to get to know professionals committed to ending Aids and decreasing STD infections, learn about community-based development and new research findings and technologies. Come join us on 23 November for an interesting programme with inspiring speakers, workshops and opportunities to network!
Tickets can be bought here until the 16 November. The student discount is made possible by AFEW International. AFEW is a network of civil society organisations working in the Eastern European and Central Asian region. With AFEW International’s secretariat based in Amsterdam and country-offices in Kazakhstan, Kyrgzystan, Tajikistan and Ukraine, AFEW strives to promote health and increased access to prevention, treatment and care for public health concerns such as HIV, TB, viral hepatitis and sexual reproductive health and rights. At the STD x HIV x Sex congress, AFEW hosts an art expo and a workshop that brings students and professionals together to discuss the future of the work field.