Deborah L. Birx, M.D., Ambassador-at-Large and Coordinator of the United States Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS; U.S. Special Representative, Global Health Diplomacy
Bernard Jomier, Deputy Mayor of Paris, France
Annie Lennox, Singer, Songwriter, Activist and UNAIDS Global Goodwill Ambassador
Michel Sidibé, Executive Director, UNAIDS
WITH Nancy Mahon, Global Executive Director, M·A·C AIDS Fund
*This session was produced by M·A·C AIDS Fund and UNAIDS, generous supporters of today's event. Atlantic editorial did not participate in the programming of this session.
Deborah L. Birx
Ambassador-at-Large, Deborah L. Birx, M.D., is the Coordinator of the United States Government Activities to Combat HIV/AIDS and U.S. Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy. Ambassador Birx is a world-renowned medical expert and leader in the field of HIV/AIDS.
Bernard Jomier is Deputy Mayor of Paris, France.
Annie Lennox is a Singer, Songwriter, Activist and UNAIDS Global Goodwill Ambassador.
As a Senior Vice President at M•A•C and Executive Director of the M•A•C AIDS Fund, Nancy serves as a member of the brand's senior management team while overseeing the strategic direction and day-to-day operation of the M•A•C AIDS Fund. Under Nancy's leadership, the Fund has further refined and enhanced its giving, taking on larger grant initiatives including the Caribbean Initiative, while at the same time continuing to fund the grassroots service-based charities that the Fund has supported in the past.
Since his appointment as Executive Director of UNAIDS and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in 2009, Michel Sidibé’s vision of zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths has echoed around the world.