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Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert

Banff, Canada
With a holistic approach to raising funds and awareness, the message we hope to send out to donors, participants, and visitors to the Rockies is that reaching out to someone in need does not necessarily require a trip overseas, a huge expense, a change in lifestyle or a major sacrifice. Instead,... Full Bio
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An Experience in Ethiopia by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Back in March, I (Paul) had the opportunity to spend three weeks in Ethiopia. The trip provided a learning experience that it will take me a while to process. There are ... Read on »
ZAMBIA: Poor nutrition nullifies benefit of ARV treatment by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS U N I T E D N A T I O N SOffice for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Integrated Regional Information Network (IRIN) - [These reports do not necessarily refle ... Read on »
SWAZILAND: Nurses fleeing the HIV/AIDS frontline by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS MANZINI, 11 Dec 2006 (PLUSNEWS) - "Swaziland is dying. Will the last nurse on duty please turn off the lights?" reads a handwritten note at a clinic in Manz ... Read on »
Ottawa announces funding on World AIDS Day by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Ottawa has announced a major funding boost to the fight against AIDS, committing $250 million over the next two years to battle the disease. International Co-operatio ... Read on »
Featured on SLF Website by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS The Mountain Movement recently contributed an entry to the Share Ideas webpage on the Stephen Lewis Foundation website. The Share Ideas webpage features entries from peopl ... Read on »
HIV/AIDS in Canada by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS While our funds are directed to grassroots community groups dealing with HIV/AIDS in Africa, our desire is to also raise awareness about HIV/AIDS in Canada. The numbers ar ... Read on »
SWAZILAND: Home-based care system expanding by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS [This report does not necessarily reflect the views of the United Nations] © James Hall/IRIN MBABANE, 23 February (PLUSNEWS) - Home-based care in Swaziland is ... Read on »
See Updates on the Aroka Project by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Paul has covered over 1200 km of his trek in New Zealand, leaving him only 7-10 days of hiking left. We have recently updated the Aroka Blog with exciting entries from Pau ... Read on »
Gates, Harper Announce Major AIDS Initiative by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates and Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced today the establishment of the Canadian HIV Vaccine Initiative -- a multimillion-dollar p ... Read on »
AIDS is spreading through elite circles (excerpt) by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS By: Andrew Quinn, Cape Times, South Africa South Africa's AIDS epidemic, often regarded as a disease of the poor, is in fact spreading quickly among the country's ric ... Read on »
Follow Paul's Journey by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Be sure to follow Paul's progress as he tramps 1488 km across the South Island of New Zealand! As of today he is half-way done his journey. Regular fundraising updates, po ... Read on »
Greetings to all Campaign Supporters by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS The Mountain Movement has been active for about a year and a half now and we are very encouraged by what has been accomplished over that period of time. Countless summits ... Read on »
The Aroka Project Draws to a Close by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS We are excited to announce that The Aroka Project is a " mission complete!" Paul arrived at Cape Jackson earlier this week, which marks the official end of his trek in New ... Read on »
*Important Update* by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS The Mountain Movement is returning back to its roots for this upcoming summer! You can find us back at Num-Ti-Jah Lodge at Bow Lake, Banff National Park. Be sure to stop b ... Read on »
Link to 'Bloodline' by Kristen Ashburn by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Dear Guests, I encourage you to click on the photo above and watch this 12 minute photo documentary: There is need for awareness because AIDS does not know ... Read on »
Published in the Rocky Mountain Outlook Thursday, April 12 by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Seasonal worker completes fundraising New Zealand trek by Lynn Martel Not long after Paul Zizka got dropped off by jet boat on Jan. 24, at the southwestern-most tip ... Read on »
HIV/AIDS by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS HIV is transmitted from person to person through sexual intercourse, the sharing of needles, blood transfusions, and from mother to child during pregnancy, childbirth or b ... Read on »
Links to Articles on Awareness by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Bono: Join his call to action on Africa (from ted.com) (posted May 26, 2008) HIV in the Caribbean (posted February 11, 2008) World AIDS Day Dinner (posted December 2 ... Read on »
Links to Articles on Fundraising by Mountain Movement .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in HIV & AIDS Starbucks Goes Green with Red (posted October 31, 2008) First Bow Valley Servers Against AIDS Day a Success (posted August 15, 2008) Servers Against AIDS Update (pos ... Read on »