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Zimbabwe Wants to Boost Access to ART by End of 2010, Health Minister Says

January 6, 2010

Zimbabwe's government plans work with international organizations to increase the number of people receiving anti-retroviral therapy (ART) to 300,000 by the end of the year, up from the 180,000 who currently get the drugs, Henry Madzorera, the country's health minister, said on Tuesday, ZimOnline reports. "The need to improve anti-retroviral drug distribution is on top of government's priority list ... although it is a long process we aim to achieve the target," Madzorera said (1/6).

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