KyivPost

U.S. to help Ukraine in fight against HIV/AIDS

Print version
Feb. 16, 2011, 6:47 p.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kostiantyn Hryschenko on Feb. 15 signed an agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the U.S. government on cooperation in fighting the spread of HIV/AIDS in 2011-2015. "The document defines the main areas of cooperation between the two countries in preventing the spread of HIV/AIDS in Ukraine, as the situation with the disease has seriously worsened in recent years, despite the efforts by our state," the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's press service reported on Wednesday.

The agreement envisages the provision of assistance and recommendations to Ukraine in AIDS treatment and prevention.

A signing ceremony for the agreement took place at the Embassy of Ukraine in the U.S.

The third meeting of the U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Partnership Commission is taking place in Washington on Feb. 13-17. Hryschenko is heading Ukraine's delegation at the meeting.
The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively debate. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. If you think that a posted comment violates these standards, please flag it and alert us. We will take steps to block violators.
Anonymous Feb. 16, 2011, 8:07 p.m.    

INTERFAX-UKRAINE do you consider yourself a news agency or a history department?

Why was this not broken AS SOON AS it was scheduled so

any Ukrainian Americans who would want to attend would know

the whose, whats, wheres, whens, and wavers...

Soviet raised!

{# <-- parent id goes here
Anonymous Feb. 17, 2011, 3:22 a.m.    

Have an STD? you are not alone.Find others with same STD at site named STDRomance//. you may be upset and think your life is over. However, once you settle down and learn the facts, you'll realize that having STD is not the end of the world, and it's not the end of your social life.

{# <-- parent id goes here
Anonymous Feb. 20, 2011, 5:04 p.m.    

You are not alone even though you Have an HIV. Find others withg HIV positive singles at site named www.PositiveFishes.com. you may be upset and think your sex life is over. However, once you settle down and learn the facts, you'll realize that having HIV is not the end of the world, and it's not the end of your social life.

{# <-- parent id goes here

KyivPost

© 1995–2014 Public Media

Web links to Kyiv Post material are allowed provided that they contain a URL hyperlink to the www.kyivpost.com material and a maximum 500-character extract of the story. Otherwise, all materials contained on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced without the prior written permission of Public Media at news@kyivpost.com
All information of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency placed on this web site is designed for internal use only. Its reproduction or distribution in any form is prohibited without a written permission of Interfax-Ukraine.