Winnie Byanyima answers questions about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the UNAIDS’ Fast Track targets for 2020

    Winnie Byanyima is the Executive Director of UNAIDS and leads the United Nations’ efforts to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030. She is also a longstanding champion of social justice and gender equality having led Uganda’s first parliamentary women’s caucus where she championed gender equality provisions during her 11 years as an elected member of the Ugandan parliament. To mark World AIDS Day 2020, Nature Communications interviewed Winnie about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the UNAIDS Fast Track targets, the impact of both epidemics on women around the world, and what is next in the fight against HIV.

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    Winnie Byanyima answers questions about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the UNAIDS’ Fast Track targets for 2020. Nat Commun 11, 6225 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-020-20111-5

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