The New Times (Rwanda): EGPAF Boss Hails Health System
May 29, 2010
New Times newspaper covered the Foundation’s 20th anniversary commemoration in Kigali, attended by Foundation President and CEO Charles Lyons, U.S. Ambassador in Rwanda Stuart Symington, Rwanda’s Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health Dr. Agnes Binagwaho, and other officials, partners and stakeholders.
"The president and CEO of the Elizabeth Glaser Paediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF), Charles Lyons has commended the country's leadership that has facilitated progress of the health system citing that it this is key to achieving major goals. Lyons made these remarks during celebrations to mark the foundation's 20th anniversary that took place on Tuesday. In relation to the anniversary, he noted that it was appropriate to have hold in Rwanda based on the country's remarkable determination to eliminate the spread of mother-to-child transmission of HIV."