PEPFAR Welcomes the Appointment of Winnie Byanyima as the New UNAIDS Executive Director

August 16, 2019

The U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) congratulates Winnie Byanyima on her appointment as the new Executive Director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS).

PEPFAR looks forward to working with Ms. Byanyima and ensuring the continued, critical leadership role of UNAIDS in driving global progress toward controlling the HIV/AIDS epidemic country by country, community by community.