Workshop Held to Mark World AIDS Day

A workshop was held in the DPR Korea on Dec. 4 on the occasion of the World AIDS Day 2019.

Attending the event were officials of the Ministry of Public Health, stakeholders, the UN acting resident coordinator and the members of missions of international bodies including WHO representative.

Speeches were made at the event.

It was mentioned that many countries throughout the world have achieved great successes by positive activities for preventing HIV/AIDS infection and reducing number of deaths due to AIDS.

It was emphasized to prevent HIV/AIDS infection and transmission by enhancing the sense of responsibility on AIDS test and blood products test and strengthening surveillance of HIV/AIDS.

Then presentations and commonsense quizzes on prevention of HIV infection were given.

After the workshop, the participants enjoyed a performance by Students’ Hygiene Propaganda Corps.