London (Agencies): Actress Dame Elizabeth Taylor has been conferred with a special honour for her consistent contribution towards AIDS charity work.

Taylor who is the founding international chairman of amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research, and also created the Elizabeth Taylor Aids Foundation (ETAF), dedicates a lot of time in fundraising.

The amfAR members celebrated their achievements at a party in New York to mark the organisation's 25th anniversary, according to media reports.