One of problems of treating AIDS in the developing world has been the availability of anti-retro-viral drugs. It is now well established that early intervention to treat HIV positive pregnant mothers can prevent the transmission of the HIV virus to their unborn child.
I hope when the new PNG government is formed in August, treating and preventing further spread of HIV/AIDS will be a priority.
Watch the video clip below to see how early intervention is helping children in Uganda. The same can be done in PNG.