The Foundation received a moral support, not only from the scientific community (its main publications are accepted by the most prestigious scientific worldwilde renown journals), but also from important political and public personalities, including the Archbishop Desmond Tutu and Mrs Ruth Dreifuss, the former president of the Swiss Confederacy.
“There is a terrible need in Africa and other places for a means to empower women and girls to take charge of their own protection against HIV/AIDS. The Mintaka Foundation’s innovative approach might at last offer some hope.”
Reverend Desmond M Tutu,
Archbishop Emeritus of Cape Town