26th August JYJ has been appointed as UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador for the Asia and Pacific region at The 10th International Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific (ICAAP10) which was held at BEXCO.
In this event attended by 4000 people from 70 countries, Kim Jaejoong and Park Yoochun said, “As AIDS is a big international issue, we’ll try our best so that our activities can help for the prevention of HIV infection.”
Kim Junsu also added, “AIDS is a fatal disease but if you receive steady treatment, you can still live for long time.” “However, since there is no perfect treatment, concern and effort are needed.”
After being appointed as UNAIDS Goodwill Ambassador, JYJ is scheduled to perform at the closing ceremony of ‘lAAF World Championships Daegu 2011’, as a representative of Hallyu.
‘lAAF World Championships Daegu 2011’ is organized by International Association of Athletics Federations, with the participation of 2000 world-class athletes from 212 member nations. It’s a prestigious international event that about 6.5 billion people around the world will watch on TV. The event takes place in Daegu stadium, at the closing ceremony, JYJ plans to turn the stadium into a place of festival and greet fans around the world with their performance to celebrate the successful final of this tournament extending 9 days.
Baek Changju, representative of C-Jes Entertainment said, “The potential of JYJ who had worldwide showcases and concerts has no break. Love calls requesting JYJ’s presence in such international events are unceasing.”