NEW YORK, August 20, 2003 ( – Asian countries being targeted by a new World Health Organization drive to promote condoms in a bid to curb AIDS, reports. Pro-lifers in the Philippines says the WHO is failing to heed the example set by Uganda, where emphasizing abstinence and fidelity more than condoms has produced far greater success.  At a four-day conference in Laos, WHO officials said billions more condoms were needed in Asia to fight AIDS. But Jo Imbong, a lawyer with the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines, said safe sex is “sadly, a deception most unfair to the markets and population sectors targeted by the WHO campaign.”  For the full CNS report: