Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Designers Against AIDS
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from balidiscovery.com
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
Packages
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Diving
Golf
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Home
 
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
 
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
 
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

Tel:
++62 361 286 283

Fax:
++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)
1-800-506-8633

U.K. Fax:
++44-20-7000-1235

Australian Fax:
++61-2-94750419

24h:
++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

SITE PATA ASITA
Bali News

Designers Against AIDS

Leading Bali and International Designers Join Forces to Establish a Website to Combat the Spread of HIV/AIDS Among the Younger Generation


Bali News: Bali, Indonesia, Designers Against AIDS, DAA, Website, www.baliagainstaids.org
Click Image to Enlarge

(7/1/2013)

In a move to educate young Balinese about the risk of HIV/AIDS, Designers Against AIDS (DAA) are joining forces with the leading icons of video, fashion, music and other realms of entertainment to create a positive message of interest to young people on how to protect themselves and their sexual partners from HIV/AIDS.

 
Operating principally from the website [www.baliagainstaids.org] run by local Balinese activists and available in both Bahasa Indonesia and English versions, this platform will feature educational campaigns and outreach programs. 
 
The website was developed by social activists working with DAA over the past months and will be maintainws by DAA with assistance of students based at their educational center in Belgium.
 
Also in the advances planning stage is a concert to be held in June of 2014 in downtown Denpasar featuring leading Balinese, national and international musicians.

Designers Against AIDS

Founded in 2001, Designers Against AIDS (DAA) seeks to educate youth about HIV/AIDS and safer sex practices. DAA recruits key fashion designers, musicians and celebrities with large fan bases among the younger generation to acts as spokespersons and instigate a continuing dialogue on responsible sex and personal health.

In 2006, DAA partnered with Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) to create yearly capsule collections and print, billboards, online campaigns banner of “Fashion Against AIDS.” Sold worldwide for 5 years, the campaign featured reasonably priced and issue-oriented pieces designed by Katy Perry, Rihanna, N.E.R.D., Timbaland, Yoko Ono, Ziggy Marley, Robert Smith (The Cure) and many others. DAA went on to partner up with Eastpak, Playboy Design, Marc Jacobs, Delvaux, JBC and Six Scents Perfumes – all sharing a theme of HIV/AIDS education.

In 2010 DAA launched an International HIV/AIDS Awareness Education Center (IHAEC). The training center in Antwerp, Bel­gium hosted students from around the world, sharing techniques on how to establish effective and creative HIV prevention campaigns, using DAA’s pop-culture-based methodology. The students are encouraged to build up equally successful campaigns in their respective home countries.


© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to http://www.balidiscovery.com.

       

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!



Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

 
Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!




or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Bali’s Better on a Bike
Denpasar, Bali to Host International Cycling Road Race November 25-27, 2017
(9/23/2016)
Reading & Writing Celebrated for 13th Year at Bali Festival
Humanity in Unity at the 2016 Ubud Writers & Readers Festival October 26-30,2016
(9/23/2016)
Averting an Explosive Ending?
30 Tons of Explosive Ammonium Nitrate Seized from Boat Sailing from Malaysia to East Bali
(9/23/2016)
Denpasar in a Jam
WAZE Declares Denpasar, Bali Traffic Among the World’s Worst
(9/23/2016)
Did Franky Commit of Hanky-Panky?
Head of Narcotics Division at Bali Police Suspended and Under Arrest on Suspicion of Misuse of Funds and Extorting Drug Suspects
(9/23/2016)
A Family of Rhinos in Bali
Celebrating World Rhino Day with a Very Special Group of Children at Bali Safari & Marine Park
(9/23/2016)
Prepare for Congestion
Traffic Alert: Expect Traffic Jams on Wednesday, September 29, 2016, Due to Online Transport Operators Mass Protests
(9/23/2016)
It’s Beginning to Look Alot Like Christmas
Now’s the time to Book your Holiday Season Promotion with Bali Discovery!
(9/18/2016)
Gili Cat II Fast Ferry Disaster
Two Confirmed Dead and 33 Injured in Bali Fast Ferry Accident at Padang Bai
(9/18/2016)
The Importance of Bee-ing
Island-Wide Initiative Launched to Reverse the Declining Bee Populations in Bali and all of Indonesia
(9/18/2016)
Simple Truths, Plainly Spoken
Chairman of Bali-APINDO Suggest Bali’s Tourism Development is Badly Out of Synch
(9/18/2016)
By Design, Annually
Ayodya Resort Bali to Hold ‘Ayodya Batik Festival 2016’ October 7-9, 2016
(9/18/2016)
All [News]!