July 2012

From the International AIDS Conference 2012: Living 2012 Summit

Posted on: 27th July 2012

This post comes from ‘M’, a member of The Teen Spirit Board of Directors, a peer mentor at Body & Soul, St George’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals and a Life…

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From the International AIDS Conference #2: Remembering

Posted on: 27th July 2012

For me, the past couple of days have been incredibly emotional. Witnessing firsthand the incredible social, political, and technological advances we have made over the course of this pandemic has…

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Youth Force 2012 – Teen Spirit in Washington DC

Posted on: 26th July 2012

‘Lets make an AIDS free generation’ At last, the anticipated Youth Force pre-conference for AIDS2012 kicks off. The event began with an amazing speech from Michel Sidibe – executive director…

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News from the International AIDS Conference #1

Posted on: 25th July 2012

“They teach us a little about HIV in school. I mean we had a lesson on the Biology. But we haven’t had any discussion that HIV is actually related to…

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#LIMS2012 Goes Global

Posted on: 17th July 2012

In the first blog post of a series, ‘S’, one of 5 Life in my Shoes Ambassadors travelling to Washington, DC for the International AIDS Conference in July, tells us…

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The British 10K Run

Posted on: 11th July 2012

Huge congratulations to everyone who participated in this year’s London 10k run, which took place last Sunday! Well done, you were all fantastic! 35 Body & Soul runners joined 25,00…

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The Diana Awards Recognise Teen Spirit Member

Posted on: 9th July 2012

What are some of the first images that come to mind when you think about young people today? The 2012 riots, gang violence, hoodies? Yes, it’s true there are some…

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