Global Fight Against AIDS Falters as Pledges Fail to Reach Goal of $13 Billion

In another signal that the global battle against AIDS is falling apart for lack of money, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria failed on Tuesday to reach even its lowest “austerity level” fund-raising target of $13 billion — the amount it had said it needed just to keep putting patients on treatment at current rates.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/06/world/africa/06aids.html?hpw

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