U.S. Partnership To Invest More Than $30M To End AIDS, Cervical Cancer Among HIV-Positive Women In Africa
PEPFAR: Renewed Partnership to Help End AIDS and Cervical Cancer in Africa
“In advance of Mother’s Day, the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the George W. Bush Institute, and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) [Friday] announced the Partnership to End AIDS and Cervical Cancer among HIV-positive women in Africa. Pending congressional approval, the United States will invest over $30 million through the renewed partnership. It will build on the earlier successes of Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon by refocusing resources and advocacy efforts for greater impact in eight sub-Saharan African countries to prevent cervical cancer progression and mortality among HIV-positive women…” (5/11).