AIDS meeting opens in Mauritania

A meeting of AIDS Watch Africa (AWA), an Africa-led organization devoted to raising awareness and mobilizing resources to combat AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, opened in Mauritania on Tuesday.

AIDS meeting opens in Mauritania

World Bulletin/News Desk

A meeting of AIDS Watch Africa (AWA), an Africa-led organization devoted to raising awareness and mobilizing resources to combat AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, opened in Mauritania on Tuesday.

"The purpose of this meeting is to provide recommendations for consideration by AWA heads of state and government in responding to the three epidemics," the African Union said in a statement.

The two-day meeting is being organized in collaboration with the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria; the African Leaders Malaria Alliance; the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS; and the United Nations Development Program.

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