TITLE

THE 2006 UN HIGH-LEVEL MEETING: 'UNITING THE WORLD AGAINST AIDS'

AUTHOR(S)
Pont, Amy
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
UN Chronicle;Jun-Aug2006, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
Information about several issues discussed at the symposium on the joint review of the progress made in the global against HIV/AIDS. Reports have explained the analysis of the epidemic including human rights violation and gender inequalities relative to treatment and prevention services. It shows that some countries have a strong foundation of the disease while others have increasing rates because of ignorance and drugs.
ACCESSION #
22445670

 

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