Jonathan Mann Award - 2004

21 November 2004



The awards of 1000 USD each, are handed out in connection with the World Aids Day on 1 December in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan, to an individual, organisation or media outlet, which have made a significant contribution to HIV/AIDS prevention work.

The Jonathan Mann Award was established in 1999 due to the rapid increase in the number of HIV-infections in Central Asia.
The purpose of the awards is to encourage HIV/AIDS prevention efforts among civil society, media and government institutions in the region. The award sponsored by UNAIDS, UNICEF, UNESCO, UNIFEM,UNFPA and WHO is earmarked for further HIV/AIDS prevention efforts.

Contact person: Aliya Bokazhanova. UNESCO Cluster Office.67, Tole Bi 480091 Almaty. E-mail: a.bokazhanova@unesco.org

Tel: 3272 582643 Fax: 3272 79 48 53

Permanent link: http://en.unesco.kz/jonathan-mann-award-2004