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This is the story about Steve Sjöquist - writer, HIV activist and deacon at Karolinska Universitetssjukhuset in Stockholm. Steve was diagnosed with HIV in 1987 and he was one of the first Swedish AIDS patients to get the new antiretroviral therapy in 1996. It saved his life.
This is a pre-version of the documentary about the writer and AIDS activist, Steve Sjöquist, who was diagnosed with HIV in 1987. Steve was one of the first Swedish AIDS patients to get the new ARV medication in 1996, and it saved his life.
XIX International AIDS Conference in Washington D.C. Interview with Pia Engstrand who works at the Swedish Embassy in Lusaka, Zambia. She talks about the Swedish contribution to the AIDS conference this year, focusing on the reproductive rights of youths.
This film (in Swedish with English subtitles) focuses on the Swedish AIDS history. It consists of interviews with some of the pioneers who have been involved in the Swedish AIDS movement since the early eighties.
4th South African AIDS Conference in Durban in 2009. Lisa Grafström works as a project leader at AIDS Accountability International in Sweden. Here she talks about her organization and their work with community organizations and policy makers in Southern Africa.
This is the story of four women living with HIV, who are active in the work against HIV/AIDS in Indonesia, Bolivia, Kenya and Sweden. They tell about their lives and their work with health education, advocacy, and support of women and children.
XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City. Short interview with Lennart Hjelmåker who is the Swedish AIDS Ambassador. Here he talks about the work of the current Executive Director of UNAIDS, Peter Piot, and the recruitment of a future successor to Peter.
XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City. Interview with Lennart Hjelmåker, Swedish AIDS Ambassador, and Åsa Hindenborg from the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, about the themes of the conference and the future of AIDS response.
XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City. Interview with Gunilla Rådö from the Swedish governmental agency, The National Board of Health and Welfare. She talks about the message of sex education at this years conference and the Swedish influence.
XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City. Swedish Dr Lars Olof Kallings who founded the International AIDS Society (IAS) in 1988 and who is now the United Nations Special Envoy for AIDS in Eastern Europe, reflects on the history of the AIDS movement.
XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City. Interview in English with the Swedish AIDS Ambassador, Lennart Hjelmåker. He talks about the Swedish contributions at the conference and in the HIV/AIDS response. He also reflects on the next conference in 2010.
XVII International AIDS Conference in Mexico City. Interview with the Swedish HIV activist, Writer and Deacon, Steve Sjöquist. He talks about stigma of people living with HIV and AIDS and the silence surrounding the disease.