in Africa A Global Battle's Missing Weapon by Richard
Holbrooke and Richard Furman
"Of all the mind-numbing statistics about H.I.V. and
AIDS, the most staggering - and important - is this: 95
percent of those infected worldwide do not know they are
harboring the most deadly virus in history, and are therefore
spreading it, however unintentionally."
African Fight Against HIV/AIDS Gets Major Boost
by Candace Freeman
"South Africa's fight
against HIV and AIDS has received a shot in the arm with
the US government's announcement today of an initial US40
million Dollar (R275.86 million) allocation towards combating
the global epidemic."
not Unsafe Injections, Fuels AIDS in Africa
"A team of experts largely
from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and UNAIDS, in an
article published in The Lancet medical journal, rejected
a recent suggestion that Africa's epidemic is driven by unsafe
health care injections and blood transfusions."
unveils plans to treat 3 million by 2005 by Keith
"The World Health Organisation
has published details of its plan to bring antiretroviral
treatment to 3 million people living with HIV by the end of