Motion Without Notice By The Chief Whip Of The Majority Party

10 November 2009

I move without notice, that the House;


That, 1st December is regarded as World AIDS Day, and World AIDS Day is an important reminder to people that HIV/AIDS has not gone away,

Further notes,

That, the theme for World AIDS Day 2009 is `Universal Access and Human Rights`. Meaning recognising universal access to HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care, as fundamental human rights,


That, World AIDS Day provides an opportunity for all of us to take action and ensure that human rights are protected and global targets for HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care are met,


Ourselves, to the reduction of the rate of new infections by 50 percent, and the extension of the antiretroviral programme to 80 percent of those who need it, both by 2011,


Our people to work harder with renewed focus and move with urgency and purpose to confront this enormous challenge as we approach the 01 December.