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Author: Anna Satcher
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: hiv, aids, dependent, areas, infection, report, surveillance, cases
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 2007-12-01
ISBN-10: 1422319059
ISBN-13: 9781422319055

This report is organized in 5 sections: (1) cases of HIV/AIDS & AIDS, (2) deaths of persons with AIDS, (3) persons living with HIV/AIDS, AIDS, or HIV infection (not AIDS), (4) length of survival after AIDS diagnosis, & (5) reports of cases of HIV/AIDS, AIDS, & HIV infection (not AIDS). Sections 1-3 present point estimates of case counts that have been adjusted for reporting delays & for redistribution of cases in persons initially reported without an identified risk factor. The estimated number of HIV/AIDS cases in the 33 states with confidential name-based HIV infection reporting decreased ea

Author: Office of the United States Global AIDS Coordinato
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: aids, global, hiv, strategy, year, relief, emergency, plan, president, five
Number of Pages: 103
Published: 2004
ISBN-10: 1428960236
ISBN-13: 9781428960237

Author: Jess T. Ford
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: developing, world, epidemic, response, aids, usaid, hiv
Number of Pages: 73
Published: 1998-06
ISBN-10: 0788179624
ISBN-13: 9780788179624

This report reviews the Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) prevention activities of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). HIV/AIDS is spreading rapidly throughout the world. Specifically, the report examines (1) the contributions USAID has made to the global effort to prevent AIDS and the methods USAID uses to provide financial oversight over its AIDS prevention activities and (2) the extent to which UNAIDS has met its goal of leading an expanded and broad-based, worldwide respo

Author: UNICEF.
Publisher: UNICEF
Keywords: aids, face, missing, children, action
Number of Pages: 28
Published: 2005
ISBN-10: 9280639269
ISBN-13: 9789280639261

AIDS is threatening children as never before. Millions are missing their childhood, medicines, education, information and a host of other essentials due to the disease, yet they are often overlooked in AIDS programs, policies and budgets. The Unite for Children/Unite Against AIDS Campaign, a global effort by UNICEF, UNAIDS and a multiplicity of other partners, aims to accelerate action to help those at risk of HIV infection, and those already infected and affected by HIV/AIDS. Through four focus areas -- prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV, providing pediatric treatment, preventi

Author: Betsy Lieberman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: housing, aids, financing
Number of Pages: 165
Published: 2000-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788143603
ISBN-13: 9780788143601

Since the early 1980s, hundreds of nonprofit organizations have overcome myriad obstacles to provide quality, affordable, service-enriched housing for individuals & families with AIDS. This handbook offers a comprehensive menu of potential sources of funding & technical assistance to develop supportive housing for people living with AIDS. Includes: funding sources; AIDS funding: challenges & opportunities; funding examples; technical assistance resources; national AIDS & housing organizations; bibliography; best of the Web; State program contacts; resources cited; glossary; & AIDS Housing of W

Author: Harriet Deacon & Inez Stephney
Publisher: HSRC Press
Keywords: children, stigma, aids, hiv
Number of Pages: 88
Published: 2007-01-02
ISBN-10: 0796921881
ISBN-13: 9780796921888

HIV/AIDS-related stigma has been recognised as a key problem that needs to be addressed in HIV/AIDS interventions with adults. The literature on children and HIV/AIDS is extensive, as is the literature on HIV/AIDS related stigma, but specific research on HIV/AIDS-related stigma and children is relatively sparse. This title provides a review of the available literature in this regard.This report forms part of a series that examines the work undertaken as part of the Kellogg OVC Intervention Project from 2002 to 2005. 0%ContentsCHAPTER 1: INTRODUCTIONCHAPTER 2: DEFINITIONSCHAPTER 3: THE HIV/AID

Author: Ruth Nduati
Publisher: IDRC
Keywords: southern, africa, eastern, experience, adolescents, aids, communicating
Number of Pages: 252
Published: 1997-12
ISBN-10: 0889368325
ISBN-13: 9780889368323

Communicating with Adolescents about AIDS "presents an assessment of HIV/AIDS communication tools aimed at the youth of eastern and southern Africa. The first half reviews the current status of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the region and its impact on youth and traces the main themes in HIV/AIDS prevention and communication activities. The second half of the book describes the specific programs that were visited in Malawi, Zambia, Uganda, and Kenya. The study documents the types of activities that are being carried out, the difficulties being experienced, and some of the successes achieved. Includ
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