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  1. Good leadership is about people – Festus Mogae

    ... civilians in humanitarian crises and the fight against HIV/AIDS.  These are excerpts from the interview. Africa Renewal: Let us ... are regarded globally as a champion in the fight against HIV/AIDS. In your travels throughout Africa, how do you assess this fight? ... - 30 Mar 2016

  2. Sustainable Development Goals are in sync with Africa’s priorities

    ... mortality to below 70 per 100,000 live births,  end HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria and other tropical diseases; ensure quality ... targets, which will challenge Africa, where HIV/AIDS, malaria, tuberculosis and other tropical diseases have set back wealth ... - 30 Mar 2016

  3. Hailed as ‘role models,’ all-female Indian police unit departs UN mission in Liberia

    ... skills, conducted classes on sexual violence and HIV/AIDS, and provided medical services. Some got involved with a local orphanage ... - 22 Feb 2016

  4. Gender equality still within reach

    ... primary education, improving maternal health, fighting HIV/AIDS and new laws to fight discrimination and harmful cultural practices ... - 16 Feb 2016

  5. Funding the planet’s future

    ... MDGs addressed health needs: reversing the spread of HIV/AIDS, malaria and other killer diseases; improving maternal health; and ... - 16 Feb 2016

  6. Ebola: A wake-up call for leaders

    ... year have failed to do, with the possible exception of HIV/AIDS. As fate would have it, the epicenter of the virus is in countries ... deaths during childbirth and from malaria, tuberculosis, HIV/AIDS, enteric and respiratory illnesses, diabetes, cancer, cardiovascular ... - 16 Feb 2016

  7. New cases drop, but numbers still high

    MDG 6: Combat HIV/AIDS, Malaria, TB and other diseases By:  Pavithra Rao ... which called for halting and reversing  the spread of HIV/AIDS by 2015, achieving universal access to treatment for the virus and ... widespread availability of antiretroviral medication for HIV/AIDS patients, African countries managed to contain the rate of transmission. ... - 15 Feb 2016

  8. How did partnerships work for Africa?

    ... by UNAIDS, a coalition  comprised of 10 UN agencies against AIDS, using legal challenges  to intellectual property and license rights, ... - 15 Feb 2016

  9. A glass half-empty, yet half-full

    ... the rate of child deaths increased, largely due to HIV/AIDS. Policies put in practice, such as affordable treatment, innovative ... - 15 Feb 2016

  10. To avoid wars, give diplomacy a chance - Mr. Sampaio

    ... peace making. I participated a lot in health affairs, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and children’s issues. I’ve participated in ... - 27 Nov 2015