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Good for the Global Fund, Sad for Nigeria

During the recent meeting, the Board of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria voted to follow the recommendation of the Global Fund Secretariat and reject the Phase 2 renewal of two HIV/AIDS grants in Nigeria.

"The End of AIDS" - What do you think of that?

On Friday, April 28, 2006, a Global Summit with President Clinton and a star cast of leading figures in the fight against AIDS was held in New York State’s oldest African American church in Harlem. What an event! CNN’s medical correspondent, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, moderated a discussion on "The End of AIDS" between luminaries including Bill Clinton, Helene Gayle, Richard Gere, Paul Farmer, and Thembi Ngubane (a young HIV+ woman from South Africa).