Posts Categorized: Indonesia

West Java Leads the Way Fighting HIV in Indonesia

Twenty-seven mayors in the Indonesian province of West Java signed a groundbreaking declaration on August 9, pledging their unified response to combat HIV and AIDS. This was the first summit of this type in the country and comes on the heels of a meeting earlier this year between AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) senior leaders and…

The Lancet Book Review: “Anyone Can Absolutely Change The World”

The Lancet, one of the oldest and best known medical journals in the world, recently published in its June issue a book review (PDF) of Righteous Rebels, the story of AHF’s bold history of activism.  Written by award-winning journalist Patrick Range McDonald, Righteous Rebels chronicles AHF’s unlikely rise from a feisty grassroots organization during the 1980s AIDS crisis in Los Angeles…

Indonesia and AHF Collaborate on Policy Change

During a recent trip to the Asia-Pacific region, AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Senior Vice President Peter Reis met with several Indonesian officials in West Java, the country’s most populous province, to outline future HIV/AIDS collaboration between AHF and the provincial government. West Java’s Vice Governor H. Deddy Mizwar and Reis spoke about convening a meeting…