Speaker - Kate Roberts

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Kate Roberts is the founder and director of YouthAIDS, a global HIV/AIDS prevention initiative implemented by the nonprofit organization Population Services International (PSI). She also serves as Vice President to PSI. In 2001 Kate founded YouthAIDS, a global education and prevention initiative of PSI, that uses media and pop culture, to stop the spread of HIV/AIDS and reach 600 million young people in more than 60 countries with life-saving messages, products, services and care. Roberts has enlisted the support of top celebrities and donors such as YouthAIDS Global Ambassador Ashley Judd, YouthAIDS ambassadors Wynonna Judd, Salma Hayek, Cindy Crawford, Bono, and Ludacris, among many others. She was named one of the World Economic Forum’s “Young Global Leaders of the World 2007,” and this past year, Roberts launched the marketing campaign with ALDO Shoes called "Hear No Evil, See No Evil, Speak No Evil," which has raised millions of dollars and reached 1.5 billion people in 25 countries.

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Focus on Youth, AIDS, and Music

07.06.07 | 00:55:31 min | 1 comment