Diseases of Poverty: Current progress towards MDG 6 in Latin America

  This meeting provided an update on the state of AIDS, TB and Malaria in Latin America. It was co-hosted by a number of APPGs including: AIDS, TB, Malaria, South America and Central America. The speakers included:

  •     Dr Ernesto Jaramillo, Team Leader, Drug Resistant Team at the Tuberculosis, Drug Resistant and HIV Unit of the Stop TB Department
  •     Matias Gomez, Fund Portfolio Manager for Latin American Countries, Global Fund for AIDS, TB and Malaria
  •     Lynette Lowndes Director of Field Programmes, International HIV/AIDS Alliance