Bill Gates calls for ambitious plans to combat youth HIV risk

20 July 2016 - 17:10 By Katharine Child

"The largest generation in history is entering the age where they are most at risk of HIV‚" billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates told the 21st international Aids conference in Durban on Wednesday.He said that speaking to young girls he met at a clinic in Durban this week was "very sobering". Girls between 15 and 24 are most of risk at getting HIV in South Africa.

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