Inside This Edition:

On March 4th and 5th, IAT hosted the First Lady of Rwanda, Madame Jeannette Kagame, during her visit to Washington, DC. Read about the March 4th US Capitol reception IAT held to honor the First Lady and former Congresswoman Connie Morella (R-MD) for their extraordinary efforts in the fight against AIDS, and what attendees such as Senator Hillary Clinton had to say about these women and the global battle against AIDS.

Also, read about the meetings IAT arranged for Madame Kagame with Senators Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Russ Feingold (D-WI), and Representatives Jim Leach (R-IA), Barbara Lee (D-CA), and Juanita Millender-McDonald (D-CA) the following morning. Find out how Members of Congress pledged to assist the First Lady in seeking funding for new and ongoing AIDS projects in Rwanda.

In our Heard from the Hill column, learn more about how efforts toward crafting a bipartisan consensus on global AIDS legislation for FY04 and beyond are progressing in both the Senate and House.

In Global Results, discover how Rwanda, under the leadership of First Lady Kagame and in partnership with IAT, is taking great strides toward reducing mother-to-child-transmission of HIV, and providing follow-up care and support to HIV+ parents and their children.

Read about the new job openings for a Communications Director and a Campaign Manager at IAT. To read job descriptions for these positions, please click here.

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Previous Editions

IAT E-Newsletter - February 28, 2003

IAT E-Newsletter - February 14, 2003

IAT Inaugural E-Newsletter - February 01, 2003

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