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Australia Gives Boost to Fight AIDS

Australia shows a sincere posture as a neighbour country to Indonesia, hopefully this will strengthen relationship between Indonesia and Australia. AIDS is a universal problem, by helping Indonesia in its domestic efforst to fight AIDS, Australia is not only helping Papuan Indonesian, but also helping the world.

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Reported by Dessy Sagita

(Jakarta Globe)`The city administration and the Australian government on Thursday signed an agreement to work together in tackling HIV/AIDS in the city.

“The HIV/AIDS epidemic in Jakarta is increasing quite significantly, especially among injected drug users. That is why we need all the help we can get,” said Jakarta Governor Fauzi Bowo, who is also chairman of the Jakarta AIDS Commission, or KPAD, after the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Australian Ambassador Bill Farmer. Continue reading