Charles "Chip" Lyons is the president and CEO of the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation, the world’s leading organization committed to the global elimination of pediatric HIV and AIDS. Lyons joined the foundation in 2010 after many years managing and developing programs for leading global nonprofits, with a professional emphasis on children's welfare, HIV/AIDS, and global development.
Ending AIDS by 2030 requires we first end the epidemic in children, adolescents, and young women by 2020. Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation President and CEO Charles Lyons explains how and reflects on last week's United Nations High-Level Meeting on Ending AIDS.
The ambition and scope of the SDGs is to be commended. But it is also important to keep our eye on the specific, targeted initiatives and investments that will drive country-level progress under the new framework, argues Charles Lyons, president and CEO of the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.
There has been a lot of progress toward meeting the Millennium Development Goals, but we can't rest on our laurels and must work hard to accomplish even more over the next 15 years. A guest commentary from Charles Lyons, president and CEO of the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation.