2006 News Story

Kingdom donates $10 million to fight AIDS

Saudi Arabia has donated $10 million to the United Nations Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced today. The Kingdom has previously donated $10 million to the fund.

In a recent address at the UN, Hasan Al-Attas, Director-General of the Saudi Development Fund, called on the international community to provide greater funding for the campaign to eradicate AIDS.