Published in AIDS Weekly, March 1st, 2004
About a year ago, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria pledged US$100 million to India to help fight AIDS. But disbursal was delayed by procedural hurdles.
On February 10, 2004, the Geneva-based body said it was ready to disburse the first tranche of US$26.1 million, to be spent over 2 years.
"This grant is intended to support India in its crucial phase of tackling the epidemic," Executive Director Richard Feachem said in a...
Want to see the full article?
Welcome to NewsRx!
Learn more about a six-week, no-risk free trial of AIDS Weekly
NewsRx also is available at LexisNexis, Gale, ProQuest, Factiva, Dialog, Thomson Reuters, NewsEdge, and Dow Jones.