Former President Bill Clinton joined U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan at the United Nations Thursday to launch a global plan that aims to eliminate new HIV infections among children by 2015.
"Countdown to Zero," as the plan is called, will focus on 22 countries with the highest numbers of pregnant women living with HIV.
The countries are Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ethiopia, Ghana, India, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Swaziland, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
"There are still too many babies born with HIV," Clinton said, addressing world leaders in attendance. "The time h