Honouring Jonathan Cooper OBE

Our trustee Jonathan Cooper OBE died suddenly on 18th September 2021. His fellow trustees, our patrons and the AIDS Memory UK campaign team are saddened by the death of our sui generis and dear friend, a giant in human rights especially universal LGBTQ+ rights. Working with Jonathan to deliver The AIDS Memorial was an honour. […]

Forty years on, AIDS is not over

Together, we need to end the fight we started against the HIV/AIDS pandemic. Forty years ago, on June 5, 1981, the first cases of what became known as AIDS were reported in the United States. The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), the U.S. national public health agency, reported, “Five cases of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia (PCP) […]