HIV/AIDS

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June 13, 2003

Senior religious leaders from 20 African countries, meeting this week in the Nigerian capital of Abuja, are expected to address ways to collaborate in the fight against HIV/AIDS and in resolving conflicts on the continent.

Opened June 11 by Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo, the...

June 9, 2003

October 31st, 2000

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ:

For many years now the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church has asked congregations to set aside time each autumn for a Day of Prayer for Persons affected by HIV/AIDS and for all who have died of this disease. I commend...

June 3, 2003

June 2003

Dear Member of Congress:

As religious, humanitarian and policy organizations, we are concerned about the lack of attention and resources to address critical international health and development priorities as we look at the Administrationʹs FY 2004 budget request for...

May 22, 2003

The Episcopal Church's advocates on global issues celebrated a double legislative victory this week as the U.S. Congress passed legislation to authorize a $15 billion program to combat global AIDS and to direct the Bush Administration to negotiate deeper debt relief for the world's poorest...

May 22, 2003

Washington, DC - The Episcopal Church celebrated a double legislative victory this week as the U.S. Congress passed legislation to authorize a $15 billion program to combat global AIDS and to direct the Bush Administration to negotiate deeper debt relief for the world’s poorest countries...

March 19, 2003

Foreign Relations Committee United States Senate Washington, DC 20510

Dear Senator:

I am writing to request your support for the adoption of the Lugar Amendment to provide sustained funding for foreign aid and international programs.

The Lugar amendment would restore...

March 16, 2003

Dear President Bush and Members of the U.S. Congress:

We are committed to a full-scale effort to stop the global AIDS pandemic in all regions of the World. Inspired by President Bush's call for emergency action to combat the pandemic, we urge you to accelerate the funding so that there...

February 3, 2003

More than 35 Anglican Church leaders from across Africa converged in Uganda last month for a crucial workshop on strengthening church leadership for HIV/AIDS prevention and care.

The meeting, which was the first of its kind in bringing together representation from all Anglican provinces...

January 29, 2003

(ENS) Presiding Bishop Frank T. Griswold released a statement today responding to President George W. Bush's State of the Union message and calling on the administration to" exhaust all diplomatic and multilateral initiatives" as the alternative to a unilateral assault on Iraq.

The...

January 29, 2003

The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria has for the first time allocated a grant to a non-governmental organization by presenting $485,000 to the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) for its HIV/AIDS action plan.

'Resources have been pledged to overcome this life-threatening...

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