Clinton was awarded by the first founders' award from the Elton John AIDS Foundation.
As she accepted the award, Clinton told the crowd that ‘they still have so far to go' when it comes to helping those affected by HIV/AIDS. " There are so many challenges in front of us," she said.
Clinton: Humans may discriminate but viruses don't
She also added that she wants to see an ‘AIDS free generation and that accomplishing that must be our north star'. "I thank you, but there is more for us to do. Humans may discriminate but viruses don't," she said.
Elton John, whose foundation has been doing extensive work in the field said that ‘we must never give up on anyone.' He went on to praise Clinton for her efforts and hardwork towards the cause.