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ZARA TOURS AND GEITA GOLD MINE KILIMANJARO CHALLENGE EXPEDITION STEPS UP THE FIGHT AGAINST HIV & AIDS IN TANZANIA

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TANZANIA, AFRICA–This year’s Geita Gold Mine Kilimanjaro Challenge expedition will take place in 16thJuly, celebrating its 15th year in the fight against HIV/AIDS in Tanzania. A fundraising expedition up to the top of Mount Kilimanjaro, this challenge aims to join government efforts in combating the pandemic of HIV/AIDS across the country.
Trekkers, spectators, supporters, and government officials will meet at the Machame gate on 16th, July this year as they start the climbing toward the top of Africa.
This climb will follow the Machame Route and end with a goal of raising awareness and funds to combat the virus and its effect to the communities. The country of Tanzania has been hard hit by HIV & AIDS, with around 1.5 million people living with the virus. While rates of infection have slowly declined in recent years, additional support is critical to making a real difference in halting it altogether.
The Kilimanjaro Challenge has grown from humble beginnings since its’ inception i…