Deal to reduce price of HIV treatment aims to save more lives

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Two daughters look at their mother who is dying from HIV/AIDS. Cambodia. 2002. Photo: © Masaru Goto / World Bank

A life-saving medicine to treat HIV will now be made more widely available to millions of people in developing countries.

Natalie Hutchison reports on the agreement to reduce the price of a high-quality antiretroviral therapy, announced this week during the UN General Assembly in New York.

Duration: 2’58″

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