HIV awareness at Eden Park cricket

Published: March 5, 2015

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In an effort to raise the profile of HIV/AIDS amongst young people and to address stigma against people living with AIDS the Cricket World Cup organisers, officials and players have united to promote HIV awareness.

Umpires are wearing the Think Wise logo on their shirts throughout the World Cup and a video message recorded by ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Ambassador and Sri Lanka batting legend Kumar Sangakkara is playing on stadium screens at all the matches featuring the campaign. Players and officials in the final match will wear red ribbons to show their commitment to HIV prevention and solidarity with people living with and affected by HIV.

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