To celebrate World AIDS Day, AGL in Guinea organized an awareness campaign for its employees on December 1, 2023. More than 400 of the company’s employees took part in this event under the theme “Entrusting leadership to communities”
Aware that December 1st is much more than a celebration of achievements but a call to action to stop the spread of this pandemic, AGL in Guinea organized this awareness session to inform its employees about the routes of transmission and means of prevention of STIs/HIV/AIDS.
Through sketches led by comedians and the advice of Dr. Tenin, AGL’s medical advisor in Guinea, the guests, messages on abstinence, reciprocal fidelity or the correct and regular use of condoms were transmitted to the participants to unleash their leadership potential in the fight against AIDS.
«Getting involved in the fight against HIV/AIDS is our way of supporting people living with the disease and honouring the victims. We understand that this is a long-term challenge, which is why we organized an awareness day for our employees, encouraging them to recognize the existence of HIV/AIDS and to play a role in prevention within their communities.» said Fabjanko KOKAN, Regional Director AGL Guinea-Sierra Leone-Liberia.
«This day was organized by the General Management of AGL in Guinea to raise awareness, inform and raise awareness among workers against AIDS. The awareness-raising enabled participants to understand that AIDS is not inevitable and that simple gestures and behaviours exist to avoid it. With comedians, we talked about voluntary HIV/AIDS testing, the practice of abstinence, reciprocal fidelity, regular condom use, the use of new sharp objects and sharp objects.» explained Dr. Tenin Traore, AGL's medical advisor in Guinea.
About AGL (Africa Global Logistics) in Guinea
AGL in Guinea is a major player in logistics and maritime, transport and freight forwarding solutions in Guinea. Through Conakry Terminal, AGL in Guinea has been operating the container terminal of the Autonomous Port of Conakry since 2011. With its 692 employees spread over the Conakry and Kamsar sites, AGL in Guinea contributes to the socio-economic development of Guinea through its activities and through the training of its employees. The company also pursues a social policy for the benefit of the Guinean population, which is reflected each year in the implementation of numerous solidarity actions.
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