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Congress Report:
Prof. Dr. Zubairi Djoerban
Elis Widen

9th International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific

Thursday, 13 August 2009 – Closing Ceremony


Prof. Dr. Zubairi Djoerban

Distinguished Guests,

Ladies and Gentlemen, On


behalf of the local organizing committee, I am pleased to provide you with the following report of the 9th International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific, held in Bali from 9 – 13 Augustu 2009. Taking a theme on Empowering People, Strengthening Networks, the congress envisions a vibrant community of empowered people, linked by strong networks that reach across Asia and the Pacific and beyond to mobilize a holistic and effective response, based on the latest best practices and scientific evidence, to the specific and cross-border challenges of the HIV pandemic faced by countries in the region today.

One of the major highlights of the 9th International Congress on AIDS in Asia was the opening ceremony hosted by the Ministry of Tourims and Culture on 9 August 2009. The congress was officially opened by HE President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, the President of the Republic of Indonesia.HE Ani Bambang Yudhoyono also hosted the AIDS Ambassadors & Champions meeting prior to the congress opening.

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Welcome Message from the 10th ICAAP:
Mr. Min Ki KIM
JVR Prasada Rao
Dr. Samlee Plianbanchang
Prof. Myung-Hwan Cho
Community Report:
Vince Crisostomo
Rachel Arinii
9th ICAAP Secretariat
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Jakarta 10330

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