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Joint Agency Priority Goals


Goal Leaders:

Photo of Deborah Birx Deborah L. Birx, M.D., Ambassador, Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and Health Diplomacy (S/GAC), Department of State
Photo of alma golden Dr. Alma Golden, Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Global Health, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

Goal Statement: Achieve control of the HIV epidemic in focus countries. By September 30, 2021, new infections are fewer than deaths from all causes in HIV-positive patients in up to 131 and potentially additional countries with a high burden of HIV through leadership by the State Department (State) and implementation by the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID); the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and its Agencies, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), and the National Institutes of Health (NIH); the Department of Defense (DoD); the Department of Labor; Department of the Treasury; and the Peace Corps.

1The 13 epidemic-control countries are Botswana, Côte d'Ivoire, Eswatini, Haiti, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Namibia, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe

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