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Global Fund Chair Kaberuka assesses the impact of HIV on African economies

PUBLISHED: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 15:40:39 GMT

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The long term effect of HIV both on a macro and micro economic level has been noted to have an effect on the Gross domestic product (GDP) of countries with high prevalence rates – in fact having a negative effect of between 0.5 and 1.7 per cent on their per capita GDPs. CNBC Africa’s Arnold Kwizera spoke to Board Chair of Global Fund, Donald Kaberuka for more.


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