"Launch Global Plan elimination of new HIV infections babies" – 2011 High Level Meeting on AIDS
09 June 2011
Side event at the High-level meeting
on the comprehensive review of the progress achieved in realizing the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS.
Launch of the Global plan towards the elimination of new HIV infections among children by 2015 and keeping their mothers alive.
This event will launch the “Countdown to zero: Global plan for the elimination of new HIV infections among children by 2015 and keeping their mothers alive.” It will also highlight efforts to ensure women living with HIV are healthy through pregnancy, delivery and breastfeeding.
Co-organized by UNAIDS and the United States Government
Main speakers: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon; H.E. Mr. Goodluck Jonathan (President, Nigeria); Mr. Bill Clinton (Former President, United States of America); Mr. Michel Sidibé (Executive Director, UNAIDS); Mr. Eric Goosby (Global AIDS Coordinator, United States of America); Ms. Babalwa Mbono (Junior trainer, Mothers2Mothers, South Africa)