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WHO welcomes G8's commitment on AIDS, but campaign group says it is not enough

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7509.130-b (Published 14 July 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:130
  1. Paul Ress
  1. Geneva

    The G8's “aim of providing near-universal access to AIDS treatment for all people living with HIV/AIDS by 2010, combined with prevention and care, has the potential to turn the tide on this epidemic,” said Lee Jong-wook, director general of the World Health Organization. “The G8 has made an unprecedented commitment to health which has the potential to forever change the lives of millions of people in Africa,” he added.

    But the UK …

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