Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon® builds on existing healthcare programs to integrate cervical cancer prevention—including increased access to HPV vaccinations—screenings and treatment, as well& as breast and cervical cancer education in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America. The primary goal of the partnership is to reduce deaths from these growing women’s cancers in developing nations.Learn more
Organizing members of the partnership include the George W. Bush Institute (GWBI), the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), Susan G. Komen®, and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). Corporate and foundation members include BD (Becton Dickinson and Company), Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation, Caris Foundation, GlaxoSmithKline, IBM, Merck, and QIAGEN. Read more about the partners
2013 Zambia Clinic Renovation
President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush travel to Livingstone, Zambia to continue their commitment to the people of Africa through the work of their global health initiative. While in Livingstone, President and Mrs. Bush work alongside local Zambians, U.S. embassy officials and Bush Institute staff to renovate a clinic that when completed, will serve as a cervical cancer screening and treatment center.