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Thursday, December 1, 2016

World Aids Day - December 1st

Here’s a list of all the Cities and Landmarks participating:
  • Australia: Sydney Opera House & Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Brazil: The Congress Building, Brasilia
  • Canada: The CN Tower, Toronto
  • China: Former Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower & The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, Hong Kong
  • England: The London Eye
  • Ireland: The Mansion House, Dublin
  • South Africa: Table Mountain, Cape Town
United States:
  • New York: The Empire State Building, New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ MarketSite Tower in Times Square
  • San Francisco: City Hall, Ghiradelli Square, the JW Marriott
  • Chicago: The Wrigley Building
  • Washington D.C.: The Hirshhorn Museum
  • Portland: The Morrison Bridge
  • Atlanta: City Hall
  • Dallas: The Joule Hotel
  • Salt Lake City: The City & County Building
  • Atlantic City: Harrah’s Casino
  • Miami: Fountainebleau Hotel
  • Providence: Providence City Hall, Bank of America Skating Rink, Biltmore Hotel, G-Tech, Dunkin Donuts Center, RI Convention Center, One Financial Plaza (2 buildings), RI State House, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Trinity Repertory Theatre)
The Empire State Building

The London Eye

City Hall, San Francisco

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Opera House


The London Eye turns (RED) on World AIDS Day 
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In this handout image provided by RED, ST. Paul's Cathedral turns (RED) on World AIDS
London England
The Sydney Opera House and Harbor Bridge are lit red ahead of World AIDS Day
Sydney, Australia
The Paris City Hall turns (RED) for the World AIDS Day 
Paris, France
The Puerta de Alcala (Door of Alcala) displays a red ribbon
 Madrid, for the commemoration of the World AIDS Day.
A man holds red symbols of the fight against AIDS
Pamplona northern Spain
A red ribbon hangs from the the North Portico of the White House in Washington, 
Rose petals and a rosary adorn the engraved names of AIDS victims at the National AIDS Memorial Grove 
San Francisco, California. 
Students look over The AIDS Memorial Quilt 
 Borough Hall in Brooklyn in New York City
a collection of New York health services groups gathered at the historic building in downtown Brooklyn to display the quilt and offer free HIV testing and educational outreach. 
Volunteer Noah Fixelle spreads out a 12x12 ft quilt during the sixth annual World AIDS Day AIDS Memorial Quilt in the R. Dobbs University Center at Emory 
Shown is Boat House Row illuminated with red lights to commemorate World Aids Day
A couple walks past a giant 25-meter long condom as people gather inside it during an AIDS awareness event
A Serbian activist holds balloons on December 1, 2010 during a World AIDS Day rally
A man walks behind candles form a ribbon touring events for World Aids Day
Thessaloniki, northern Greece, 
People gather to light candles for those who have died of AIDS

Bollywood actress and singer Vasundhara Das, center, participates in a candle light vigil with others during an awareness rally on World AIDS Day
Bangalore, India
Indian children affected with HIV participate in an awareness rally on World AIDS Day
Mumbai, India
Nepalese HIV-positive people and activists hold placards demanding access to adequate medical services during a rally to mark World AIDS Day
Katmandu, Nepal
Masked Indonesian activists display a banner and posters during a small rally marking the World AIDS Day 
Jakarta, Indonesia
Students hug each other during the "Free Hugs" campaign as they commemorate World Aids Day at the American University
Beirut, Lebanon
A attendee listens to speeches of acting Afghan Health Minister Suraya Dalil, unseen, during a ceremony marking the World AIDS Day in Kabul, Afghanistan
Red Ribbon HIV/ AIDS awareness banners and leaflets are seen during a press conference at the Ministry of Public Health in Kabul
An Afghan woman walks past HIV/ AIDS awareness banners displayed outside the Ministry of Public Health
Pakistani eunuchs take part in a rally to mark Worlds AIDS Day

Filipino health workers and volunteers release red and white balloons after marching through Manila streets
Manila, Philippines.  
A RED Table Mountain 
Cape Town, South Africa. 
A woman signs a consent form at a mobile healthcare clinic parked in downtown Johannesburg, South Africa. Passersby were encouraged to volunteer to be tested for the HIV virus in a "Know Your Status" government drive.  
A Woman holds a candle, lighted for AIDS' victims, during a World AIDS Day Community Dialogue, organized by the Nelson Mandela Foundation
Langa, a surburb of Cape Town
People demonstrate to celebrate the World AIDS Day 
Istanbul, Turkey
A Turkish activist performs with a transparent ball
World AIDS Day rally
A woman gets a red ribbon drawn on her face during the commemoration of the World AIDS Day 

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World AIDS Day 
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