International donors to pledge €13.8 billion to tackle AIDS: Macron

International donors to pledge €13.8 billion to tackle AIDS: Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron attends the inauguration of 'Le Maillon' theater in Stra
FILE PHOTO: French President Emmanuel Macron attends the inauguration of 'Le Maillon' theater in Strasbourg, France, October 1, 2019. Patrick Seeger/Pool via REUTERS

PARIS: International donors have agreed to pledge €13.8 billion (US$15.21 billion) to tackle AIDS, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday.

Macron added that Microsoft's co-founder Bill Gates was part of a group of international donors pledging new money.

Source: Reuters

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