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Community Awareness Session on HIV Draft Law

19 December 2018, Yangon, Myanmar

Myanmar Positive Group (National PLHIV Network) with technical support of UNAIDS through “Enhancing the legal framework on HIV Law and Community Consultation Project” organized a community awareness session on HIV draft law on 19 December 2018 at Central Hotel, Yangon.

Total 51 representatives of community networks and key population groups from Yangon, Rakhine, Bago, Eastern Shan and Ayarwaddy had participated in this session.

In this meeting, Daw Aye Aye New from UNAIDS provided the opening remarks with the objectives of conducting this awareness session. The HIV Law facilitator team composed of 5 facilitators: Daw Hnin Hnin Yu, the Chairperson of SWiM network participated as master of ceremony and thanks speech at the end of meeting. Daw Thuzar Win explained the milestones of HIV Law drafting process with photo banner. U Thiha Kyaing presented the history of HIV Law drafting process. Daw Htwe Htwe Myint presented about the contents regarding on the key points on prohibition to PLHIV. U Nay Linn presented about the key points of rights and responsibilities of PLHIV. All participants have received updated information about the HIV draft Law process and discussed the different options to share this information to the local community in their respective areas. All the participants accepted generally on the contents of HIV draft law and aware of the current situations of HIV law drafting process from this session.


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