Beauty queen Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who has
been appointed as the International Goodwill Ambassador for UNAIDS,
will raise global awareness on protecting children from HIV
infection and increasing access to antiretroviral treatment.
But, as for Ash, she won't just be a mere poster girl for the
organisation. In fact, she will be taking a crucial step to break
the social barriers and stigmas that are attached with AIDS.
Aishwarya Rai, who had recently attended a press conference, said,
"I dont want to be just a poster girl, dont want to be just part of
a platform that will have my face and quotes and voice."
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has been involved in humanitarian issues
for years now. And, now she has decided to focus on HIV/AIDS. She
further added, "I will initially be like a student, holding the
hand of the organisation which will lead me to the real picture on