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Minister Jacobs participates at the High-Level Meeting on HIV/AIDS

Published Friday June 10 2011

Ms. Marie-Josée Jacobs, Minister for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs of Luxembourg, participated in the High-Level Meeting reviewing progress made in the fight against HIV/AIDS which was held from 8-10 June 2011 at the General Assembly in New York. In her statement before the Assembly, the Minister stressed the need for renewed political commitment and bold decisions in order to achieve the aim of “zero new infections, zero discrimination and zero death due to HIV/AIDS”. The Minister chaired also one of the roundtables “Prevention – What to do in order to reach the objective of zero new infections” organized in the framework of the High-Level Meeting.

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