Veteran Diplomat and Former UN Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa
A riveting orator, Stephen Lewis is compelling in his passionate delivery of well-researched, analyzed, fact-based presentations.
The former UN Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, Mr. Stephen Lewis is the inaugural Scholar-in-Residence at the Institute on Globalization and the Human Condition at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. He is also a Senior Advisor to the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University in New York.
Mr. Lewis is co-chair of the Leadership Programme Committee for the XVII International AIDS Conference, which will be held in Mexico City in August 2008. Mr. Lewis also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), and is the chair of the board of the Stephen Lewis Foundation.
"Your address was wonderful. It provided us with the tools and information to enhance our advocacy efforts, both collectively and individually. And the passion you have for your convictions was truly motivational."
The Easter Seal Society