First, how is this news? EVERYONE who is sane wants to reduce transmission of HIV from mother to child.
Second, how is this news? Bill Gates and his foundation have been working on this for a few years now.
Third, how many women in third world countries are going to trust the catholic church in any capacity?
Fourth, why is the church just starting this now instead of supporting the NUNS WHO HAVE BEEN DOING THE SAME WORK FOR DECADES?
The church really is idiotic – and stupid.