Ambassador Programme

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-05-25
Session date: 
May 25, 2016
Reference: 
2016/1736
Question By: 
Shaun Bailey
Organisation: 
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Do you plan to continue the former Mayor of London's ambassadors programme to help raise awareness of specific diseases such as HIV and breast cancer?

Answer

Answer for Ambassador Programme

Answer for Ambassador Programme

Answered By: 
The Mayor

I think there can be great value in working with high profile individuals to raise public awareness of specific health conditions and, crucially, to challenge associated stigma.  I shall certainly be considering how best to do this during my Mayoralty.