HIV/AIDS

HIV/AIDS

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December 3, 2009

This week, the world commemorates World AIDS Day, a remembrance of the 25 million people who have lost their lives to the pandemic since 1981, and an occasion to recommit to advocacy for a world without AIDS. In her message for Word AIDS Day, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori reminded...

November 30, 2009

In advance of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1, Kenyans living with HIV gathered at Nairobi's All Saints Anglican Cathedral to send 10,000 Thanksgiving Day postcards to U.S. President Barack Obama.

The cards express gratitude for Obama's support to the Global Fund for AIDS, Malaria and...

November 25, 2009

Dear President Obama:

We write to you as leaders of faith and faith-based organizations, from across the United States and around the world, to express our deep concern about proposed flat funding for the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). Flat or decreased funding...

September 30, 2009

Archbishop Thabo Makgoba of the Anglican Church of Southern Africa has thanked the U.K. Government and its tax-payers for their support of his church's work with those infected and affected by HIV and AIDS.

Speaking in Johannesburg September 28 at a workshop run by the Anglican AIDS and...

September 23, 2009

The Council of Anglican Provinces of Africa (CAPA), the coordinating body of the Anglican Church in Africa, held a September 1-2 consultation in Nairobi, Kenya, that brought together former African heads of state, religious leaders and non-governmental organizations to discuss the effects of...

August 10, 2009

Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Department of Health and Human Services Division of Global Migration and Quarantine Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Attn: Part 34 NPRM Comments 1600 Clifton Road, NE., MS E-03 Atlanta, GA 30333 USA Re. Docket No. CDC-2008-...

May 12, 2009

What is foreign assistance and how does it work? Foreign assistance, also called foreign aid, is money provided by the United States to other countries for a variety of purposes, some strategic, some humanitarian. Fighting poverty and disease, and promoting economic development and growth, are...

May 7, 2009

His arms filled with a school uniform, sturdy shoes, soap and school supplies and his stomach with the promise of breakfast every school morning, the little boy beamed. "Now I am real person, just like everybody else," he said. Selected by his village in the Diocese of Central Tanganyika as one...

March 31, 2009

Support for the world's poorest, most vulnerable communities has been at the core of the Episcopal Church's global mission efforts for the last triennium, particularly through its commitment to achieving the United Nation's Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).

The goals are expected to...

March 12, 2009

The voices of Anglican women and their stories echoed through the just-concluded 53rd annual meeting of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women.

"Everybody knows that Anglican women are here," said Archdeacon Taimalelagi Fagamalama Tuatagaloa-Leota of Samoa during a March 12...

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