… ANNUNCIA L’ELEZIONE DI MASSIMO BARRA NEL CONSIGLIO DIRETTIVO DEL FONDO GLOBALE DELLE NAZIONI UNITE PER COMBATTERE AIDS – MALARIA E TUBERCOLOSI NEL MONDO.
Comunicato Stampa del 1 febbraio 2003
MASSIMO BARRA INCONTRERA’ LA STAMPA LUNEDI 3 FEBBRAIO
NELLA SALA 3 DEL PALAZZO DELLE NAZIONI A GINEVRA ALLE ORE 11:00.
The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies would like to invite you to a press briefing being given by Dr.Massimo Barra on Monday 3rd Febrnary 2003 in Salle III at the Palais des Nations in Geneva, from 11:00 to 11:30.
Dr. Barra has been newly selected to represent NGO’s from developed countries on the board of the Global Fund to fight against HIV/AIDS, TB and Malaria and will be talking about the importance of NGO and civil society participation in the HIV/AIDS response.
Dr. Barra is participating in the first Global Fund board meeting of 2003 which concludes January 31. Dr Barra has worked for 20 years on HIV/AIDS issues in Italy and Europe. He is the founder and director of ‘Villa Maraini’, an Italian Red Cross Foundation which has provided direct assistance to more than 25,000 injecting drug users.
He also heads the European Red Cross network on HIV/AIDS. He will be at your disposal to answer any questions. Media Service. International Federation of Red Cross – Red Crescent Societies – tel. 004179.4163881