La Gran Via will host for the first time the Pride! Barcelona dedicated to HIV, under the motto I = I, Undetectable = Non-transmissible
GAYLES.TV.- The Organization of Pride! Barcelona today announced its schedule for 2021 and a preview of its social campaign that this year will focus on giving visibility to people with HIV. In the act they have participated Ferran Poca, President of Organizing Committee of Pride! BCN; Maria Giralt, Director of the Social Scope of Pride! BCN y Sergio Cuho, Volunteer of Stop AIDS.
Pride! Barcelona has presented its campaign of awareness and visibility of people with HIV, which, under the slogan I = I Undetectable = Untransmittable, seeks to make the population aware of the fact that HIV-treated people who have an undetectable viral load cannot transmit the virus. In addition, the campaign, carried out in close collaboration with the entities Gais Positius, Stop AIDS and BCN Checkpoint, It seeks to publicize other claims of the group in relation to the rights of people with HIV as well as to inform about prevention strategies against HIV and other STIs. The campaign, inspired by pop culture and with artists and references of the collective such as Bad Gyal, David Bowie, La Veneno, les Tresines or Pedro Almodóvar, seeks to raise awareness about this reality and talk about HIV "from a closer and more positive perspective," he says. little.
The organization of Pride! BCN and more than 30 LGTB + associations that are part of the Pride have agreed to move the Demonstration and the main celebrations to the weekend of the 3 and September 4 with the aim of guaranteeing the maximum possible participation and greater health security for the assistants.
The organization currently works closely with the Barcelona's town hall as well as the Generalitat de Catalunya to specify the sanitary and health measures that the event will require, in this way, it is expected that visibility, leisure and vindication can fill the streets of Barcelona again.
New route for the Manifestation and new spaces for musical performances and the Village
In addition to the novelties imposed by the health situation, there is the need to transfer the main events of Pride! BCN to a new space, due to the affectation of Av. Reina Maria Cristina by the works of the subway interchange, so that in this special edition, the Passeig de Lluís Companys and the Parc de la Ciutadella they will become the heart of the vindication and celebration of diversity. The program of activities and the artistic poster will be unveiled in the coming weeks. But we can advance some artists already confirmed as Eleni Foureira y ElenaTsagKrinou among many others.
The modification of the enclave that will host the Village and the concerts has also forced modify the route of the LGBT Pride Demonstration+, that for the first time, will occupy the Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, starting from Plaza Universitat, to reach Passeig Lluís Companys going down Passeig de Sant Joan.
The Pride! BCN will celebrate LGTB + Pride month in June
The group will maintain a commemorative program in June with various small-format social and cultural activities, as well as a commemorative event on June 28, International LGTB + Pride Day. These events will be complemented by a special televised programming on TEVECAT with discussion tables, interviews and various musical performances.
In addition, this year coincides with the 40th anniversary of the first case of HIV described in Spain and the 50 anniversary of the creation of MEHLplatforms, Spanish Homosexual Liberation Movement, Founded by Armand de Fluvià en 1971.
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