Just a decade ago, Venezuela's AIDS program was a model for countries throughout the developing world. Now it's a ruin.
Recently, by way of our friends at the Canadian Positive People Network (CPPN), PositiveLite.com received an update on Venezuela's steadily worsening situation, along with an ask:
"S.O.S. Venezuela: Urgent solidarity needed!" ran the header.
Signed by ICASO Executive Director Mary Ann Torres, the appeal continued:
"There is a humanitarian crisis in Venezuela, the home c