UNAIDS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ADRESSES CONFERENCE IN MELBOURNE.
Peter Piot, executive director of the Joint United Nations Programme of
HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) addresses a news conference at the 6th International
Congress on AIDS in Asia and the Pacific in Melbourne October 4, 2001.
China, Indonesia and Vietnam are among several Asian countries
experiencing explosive AIDS epidemics in some regions and populations
groups, says the Monitoring the AIDS Pandemic Network, the U.N. funded
report released today. REUTERS/Stuart Milligan