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Community and institutional responses to HIV /AIDS prevention and control in Zambia

Robert Tembo

Community and institutional responses to HIV /AIDS prevention and control in Zambia

the case of street children

by Robert Tembo

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Published by Republic of Zambia, Ministry of Finance and National Planning in Lusaka .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Zambia -- Prevention,
  • HIV infections -- Zambia -- Prevention,
  • Orphans -- Zambia,
  • Street children -- Zambia

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert Tembo.
    ContributionsZambia. Ministry of Finance and National Planning.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA643.86.Z33 T46 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 47 p. ;
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16868854M
    LC Control Number2007383988


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Enormous advances in HIV/AIDS treatment regimens have fundamentally altered the natural history of the disease and sharply reduced HIV-related morbidity and mortality in countries where such treatments are accessible.

The advent of anti-retroviral drugs in the late s began a revolution in the management of HIV, which can be seen as analogous to the use of penicillin. Zambia Social Investment Fund.

Title(s): Community and institutional responses to HIV/AIDS prevention and control in Zambia: the case of street children/ Robert Tembo. Country of Publication: Zambia Publisher: Lusaka: Republic of Zambia, Ministry of Finance and National Planning, The U.S.

Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has proposed the Ending the HIV Epidemic: A Plan for America (EHE) initiative to end the HIV epidemic in the United States within 10 years.

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