Published in AIDS Weekly, December 15th, 1997
Heads of the top agencies fighting AIDS, from the United Nations to the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), urged governments to give more to fight the virus and said there was new hope for preventing its spread.
"The epidemic is not over," Dr. Peter Piot, UNAIDS, told a news conference held to mark World AIDS Day, December 1.
"Five years ago, we believed that about 12 million people in the world were infected with [HIV]," said...
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