Development Matters: World AIDS Day 2010: Promoting Universal Access and Human Rights Wed, 2010-12-01 02:00

Coinciding with World AIDS Day on 1 December, this episode explores the exceptionalism of the epidemic and the campaign to end stigma surrounding HIV/AIDS. Professor Peter Piot, former Executive Director of UNAIDS and the new Director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, highlights improvements in treatment, but warns against complacency in both the developed and developing world. He also outlines his ambitions for LSHTM and mentions sanitation and water as global health challenges.