I’ll Tell You What, Kofi. You Donate Your Salary.

AIDS Fund Falls Short of Goal and U.S. Is Given Some Blame

Nine months after Secretary General Kofi Annan called on wealthy nations to contribute at least $7 billion a year to a global fund to fight AIDS, donations have fallen far short of that goal. Advocates and some lawmakers blame the White House, saying its pledge of $200 million this year sets a poor example for other countries.