Category Archives: U.S. Policy and Funding

Uganda anti-homosexuality law silence prompts call for UN Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa to step down

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When Stephen Lewis, who was then the United Nations Special Envoy for HIV/AIDS in Africa, ended his address to 2006 International AIDS Conference with a call for his successor to be an African woman, cheers erupted across the packed hall. It was past time for those who knew the epidemic best and had borne the greatest […]