When is World AIDS Day 2023?

World AIDS Day 2023 started on Friday 1st Dec, 2023 (01/12/2023) 137 days ago

What is World AIDS Day?

World AIDS Day

World AIDS Day is an annual event held on December 1st to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and show support for those affected by the virus. Over 38 million people worldwide are living with HIV/AIDS, and approximately 690,000 people die each year due to AIDS-related illnesses. This global campaign aims to promote education and awareness about HIV/AIDS and to encourage people to take action to prevent the spread of the virus and support those living with it.

The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) leads the World AIDS Day campaign, which is supported by various organizations, governments, and individuals. The theme for World AIDS Day changes each year, but the objective remains the same: to increase awareness about the importance of testing and treatment, as well as to reduce the stigma associated with HIV/AIDS. By participating in events, fundraisers, and social media campaigns, people can help to spread awareness about HIV/AIDS and support those affected by the disease.

The impact of World AIDS Day is significant, as it provides an opportunity to remind people about the importance of HIV/AIDS prevention, testing, and treatment. The number of people living with HIV/AIDS has decreased over the years, thanks to increased awareness and access to medication. In 2020, around 27.5 million people living with HIV/AIDS were accessing antiretroviral therapy. By working together, we can continue to reduce the number of new HIV infections and improve the quality of life for those living with the virus. Let's use this occasion to educate ourselves and others about HIV/AIDS, show support for those affected by the virus, and work towards an HIV-free future.

Dates for World AIDS Day from 2015 to 2030

The next occurrence of World AIDS Day is marked in red

When is ...?WeekdayDateDays away
World AIDS Day 2030SundayDec 1st in 2419 days
World AIDS Day 2029SaturdayDec 1st in 2054 days
World AIDS Day 2028FridayDec 1st in 1689 days
World AIDS Day 2027WednesdayDec 1st in 1323 days
World AIDS Day 2026TuesdayDec 1st in 958 days
World AIDS Day 2025MondayDec 1st in 593 days
World AIDS Day 2024SundayDec 1st in 228 days
World AIDS Day 2023FridayDec 1st 137 days ago
World AIDS Day 2022ThursdayDec 1st 502 days ago
World AIDS Day 2021WednesdayDec 1st 867 days ago
World AIDS Day 2020TuesdayDec 1st 1232 days ago
World AIDS Day 2019SundayDec 1st 1598 days ago
World AIDS Day 2018SaturdayDec 1st 1963 days ago
World AIDS Day 2017FridayDec 1st 2328 days ago
World AIDS Day 2016ThursdayDec 1st 2693 days ago
World AIDS Day 2015TuesdayDec 1st 3059 days ago
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Quick Facts

Start DateDec 1, 2023
When? Ended 137 days ago
Duration1 Day
Type Other Days

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