July 2016 – PROMETRA International is hosting a Networking Zone in the Global Village of the 2016 International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa.
The International AIDS Conference is the premier gathering for those working in the field of HIV, as well as policy makers, persons living with HIV and other individuals committed to ending the pandemic. The 21st International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2016) will offer a best-in-class programme of over 500 conference activities and sessions driven by top science and research discoveries.
PROMETRA South Africa, Professor Kenesse Mossanda and PROMETRA Uganda, Dr. Yahaya Sekagya serve as the PROMETRA coordinators and presentors during the 6th International Indigenous Pre-Conference on HIV & AIDS. PROMETRA erected a traditional African Village to welcome thousands of conference participants and help them understand the role of African traditional medicine plays in the solution to the AIDS epidemic. Exhibits, presentations, printed materials, participatory demonstrations and interviews with traditional healers and scientists are components of the PROMETRA Networking Zone in the Global Village. PROMETRA International will attend the International AIDS Society (IAS) Regional Meeting for Africa during the conference.