UNAIDS Grants Ivory Coast $92 Million
March 24, 2003
In one of the worst affected countries in West Africa, UNAIDS will release $92 million to help fight HIV/AIDS in Ivory Coast, according to a government source. The funds will help finance AIDS programs over a five-year period that have clear timetables and are monitored regularly. Out of a population of some 16 million, close to one million people in Ivory Coast are HIV-positive.Adapted from:
Agence France Presse
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