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2013-05-07 23:23:26

Two events will honor the President´s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)´s lifesaving achievements and highlight the role of faith-based organizations in the fight to create an AIDS-free generation. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 WHO:                 Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina)     Ambassador Dr. Eric Goosby, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Special...

2013-03-01 23:20:42

Lack of a deal raises questions about America´s commitment to an AIDS-free generation. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) March 02, 2013 The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) is disappointed Pres. Obama and Congress failed to reach a deal to halt across-the-board funding cuts. Global HIV/AIDS programs could be slashed by approximately 5.3 percent. “Any cut in funding compromises our ability to reach people in need of services, especially at a time when we are making...

2013-02-20 15:07:02

New IOM report highlights PEPFAR's successes, calls on initiative to intensify efforts to enhance partner countries' management of programs and to improve prevention The President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) has saved and improved millions of lives worldwide and offered proof that HIV/AIDS services can be effectively delivered on a large scale even in countries with high rates of disease and resource constraints, says a new congressionally mandated evaluation conducted by the...

Blueprint For An AIDS-free Generation
2012-11-30 07:09:04

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online “The goal of an AIDS-free generation may be ambitious, but it is possible with the knowledge and interventions we have right now. And that is something we´ve never been able to say without qualification before. Imagine what the world will look like when we succeed.” These were the words of U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton a little over a year ago. Since then, Clinton has worked towards constructing a plan...


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  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
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This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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