A Financial Donation to Yemen from World Aids Fund [Archives:2004/725/Local News]

April 1 2004

The Republic of Yemen has received 14 million USD in a donation from the World Fund for Combating Aids, Malaria and Tuberculosis, to be allocated to the fight against Aids during the next five years, beginning this year.
Minister of Public Health and Population, Dr. Mohamed Al-Naame, during the discussion meeting of the 5th Proposal of the National Program to Combat Tuberculosis in Yemen, held in Sana'a on 28 March 2004, expressed his hope that the World Fund would agree also, during the meeting of the Fund at their headquarters in Geneva on 5 May 2004, to grant Yemen an additional 6,174,500 USD for the program during the next five years.