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Intensifying Action Against HIV/Aids in Africa

Responding to a Development Crisis

by World Bank

  • 152 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Africa Region .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS: social aspects,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Health Policy,
  • Aids (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome),
  • Health Care Planning,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Health Care Delivery,
  • Africa,
  • AIDS & HIV,
  • AIDS (Disease)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9563749M
    ISBN 100821345729
    ISBN 109780821345726

    The critical components of the HIV/AIDS crisis unique to African countries are addressed within the narrative without losing the personal and emotional primacy of the subject matter. For close to ten years, Nolen, a Canadian journalist for the Globe & Mail, based in South Africa, has been following the HIV/AIDS crisis all over the by: Intensifying Action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: Responding to a Development Crisis. Washington DC, World Bank publication. Health Promotion and Disease Prevention at the WorksiteAuthor: Rhoda Bakuwa.

    Prevention. SADC. Infections. Drivers. Africa, sub-Saharan. National AIDS Councils. NAC. National Health Programmes. Books shelved as hiv-aids: And the Band Played On: Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic by Randy Shilts, The Wisdom of Whores: Bureaucrats, Brothels.

    4It has been shown by Kahn and Marseille that the extent of the HIV/AIDS pandemic, Only the first word of the book or journal article title is capitalised. Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: responding to a crisis. Washington, DC: World Bank; File Size: KB. Implications of HIV/AIDS for Rural Livelihoods in Tanzania: The Example of Rungwe District - Volume 50 Issue 3 - Adam B. S. MwakaloboCited by: 8.


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Full Description: "HIV/AIDS is a catastrophe globally but nowhere more so than in sub-Saharan Africa, which in accounted for 67 percent of cases worldwide and 91 percent of new infections.

The Institute of Medicine recommends that the United States and African nations move toward a strategy of shared responsibility such that these nations are empowered to take ownership of their HIV/AIDS.

Intensifying Action Against HIV/AIDS in Africa: Responding to a Development Crisis, introduces the Bank’s new strategy to combat the epidemic in partnership with African governments and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS). The strategy, approved by the Regional Leadership Team in Maystands on four pillars.

Get this from a library. Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: responding to a development crisis. [World Bank. Africa Regional Office.;] -- Two-thirds of the worldʹs HIV/AIDS epidemic is in Africa.

Last year alone, the disease killed million people. They were not statistics. They were fathers and mothers, brothers and sisters. Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa - responding to a development crisis (English) Abstract.

This study reviews the rapidly growing HIV/AIDS epidemic, particularly in the Africa region, its devastating impact on development, and the desperate need for urgent action. Get this from a library. Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: responding to a development crisis.

[World Bank. Africa Regional Office.;] -- This study reviews the rapidly growing HIV/AIDS epidemic, particularly in the Africa region, its devastating impact on development, and the desperate need for urgent action.

Two thirds of the world's. Download Citation | Intensifying Action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: Responding to a Development Crisis | Two-thirds of the world's HIV/AIDS epidemic is in Africa. Last year alone, the disease. In its seminal document, Intensifying Action Against HIV/AIDS in Africa, it acknowledged its de facto leadership role and implied responsibilities, stating that “those who look back on this era will judge our institution in large measure by whether we recognized this wildfire that is raging across Africa for the development threat that it is Cited by: 1.

HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean: Issues and Options INTRODUCTION Official estimates—which are undoubtedly low—indicate thatpeople are living with HIV/AIDS1 in the Caribbean region and that the percentage of adults ages 15 to 49 living with HIV/AIDS is approaching 2%.

However, given widespread underreporting in the region, itFile Size: KB. Non-MAP Funding from the Bank for HIV/AIDS in Africa 17 the World Bank developed a new strategy for Intensifying Action Against HIV/AIDS in Africa: Responding to a Development.

Predecessor organizations. Africa Action is the name the organization adopted inafter three organizations, the American Committee on Africa, the Africa Fund, and the Africa Policy Information Center, merged.

The American Committee on Africa (ACOA) was founded in New York City in by George Houser and other activists. It was created by a group of black and white civil rights Headquarters: Washington, D.C.

4 th ed. Claremont (South Africa): Juta; p A book produced by a corporate author (an organisation): Rule: The names of organisations must be written in full when entered as authors, e.g. WHO becomes World Health : Tamzyn Suliaman.

(Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa, ). Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: responding to a development crisis. Washington, DC: World Bank. Section or chap-ter in a book (Shisana, Zungu & Peze, ). Shisana, O., Zungu, N.

& Peze, S. Poverty and HIV and AIDS. In HIV/AIDS in South AfricaFile Size: KB. The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development. Education Sector. Prevention Programs. School-age Children Interventions. Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: responding to a development crisis.

Author. The United Nations at work: the fight against AIDS •The UN has been active in the struggle against AIDS since the early days of the ,the World Health Organization (WHO) took the.

This report offers an overview of the challenges and opportunities in addressing the problem of HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean. It provides a snapshot of the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the region, gives examples of ways in which Caribbean countries and regional bodies such as the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have responded to the epidemic, and discusses alternative actions for.

The impact of HIV/AIDS on saving behaviour in South Africa. (Paper presented at the International AIDS Economic Network Symposium on Economics of HIV/AIDS in developing countries, Barcelona, July). Retrieved from ed by: 1.

In actuality, the last 3 years has witnessed dramatic breakthroughs in global HIV/AIDS assistance and control efforts: a sharp drop in the price of antiretroviral drugs, simplified drug delivery, greater political commitment among leaders in donor and recipient governments, greater involvement of the private sector, and major international initiatives.

In its seminal document, Intensifying Action Against HIV/AIDS in Africa, it acknowledged its de facto leadership role and implied responsibilities, stating that "those who look back on this era will judge our institution in large measure by whether we recognized this wildfire that is raging across Africa for the development threat that it is.

Visit to get more information about this book, to buy it in print, or to download it as a free PDF. The official number of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) cases worldwide since the start of the epidemic passed the 1 million mark near the end of —a fact that was covered.

The changes of acquiring HIV/AIDS during school-going years in the Eastern Cape. The Social Work Practitioner-Researcher/Die Maatskaplikewerk- Navorser-Praktisyn, 12(3) SHISANA, O.

& SIMBAYI, L. Nelson Mandela/HSRC study of HIV/AIDS: South African national HIV prevalence, behavioural risks and mass by: 2.Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: responding to a development crisis; AIDS: the African perspective of the killer disease / V.K.

Agadzi; Education and HIV/AIDS: a sourcebook of HIV/AIDS prevention programs; The African AIDS epidemic: a history / John Iliffe.Intensifying action against HIV/AIDS in Africa: responding to a development crisis AIDS: the African perspective of the killer disease / V.K.

Agadzi Education and HIV/AIDS: a sourcebook of HIV/AIDS prevention programs.