Re: ``UN solution to Aids muddled'' (Editorial, July 31).
As the Chair of the Global Commission on HIV and the Law and the former president of Brazil, I read Tuesday's editorial on the recently released Report of the Global Commission with interest.
By way of clarification, the Global Commission is an independent body that was supported by the United Nations Development Programme at the request of the broader family of UN bodies known as UNAIDS. Its findings are not attributable to the UN nor were they subject to the usual UN process of negotiation among countries. Instead, the commission brought together a group of former and current judges, politicians, heads of state and public health experts to deliberate on the actual evidence of what does and doesn't work in terms of HIV-related law.
This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.